H.R. 427: Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015

To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.

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Jan 21, 2015


Passed House on Jul 28, 2015

This bill passed in the House on July 28, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Todd Young

Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2015
Length: 24 pages


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Jan 21, 2015

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Apr 15, 2015
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Jul 28, 2015
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 427 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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