S. 226: Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015

A bill 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


Referred to Committee on Jan 21, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 21, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Rand Paul

Junior Senator from Kentucky



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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2015
Length: 21 pages


Jan 21, 2015

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Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 226 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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