H.R. 4612: Midnight Rule Relief Act of 2016

Introduced:

Feb 25, 2016

Status:

Reported by Committee on Mar 1, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 1, 2016.

Sponsor:

Tim Walberg

Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2016
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Feb 25, 2016
 
Introduced

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Mar 1, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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