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H.R. 4612 (114th): Midnight Rule Relief Act of 2016

To ensure economic stability, accountability, and efficiency of Federal Government operations by establishing a moratorium on midnight rules during a President's final days in office, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Tim Walberg

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2016
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Feb 25, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Feb 25, 2016
 
Introduced

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Mar 1, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 10, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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H.R. 4612 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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