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H.J.Res. 111: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to “Arbitration Agreements”.

H.J.Res. 111 would disapprove and nullify the rule issued by the Bureau of Consumer Protection (CFPB) on July 10, 2017, regarding final arbitration pertaining to consumer finance contracts. The Congressional Review Act, enacted in 1996, establishes special congressional procedures for disapproving a broad range of regulatory actions issued by federal agencies. If Congress passes a joint resolution disapproving the rule, ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 20, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 25, 2017

This resolution passed in the House on July 25, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Keith Rothfus

Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Jul 20, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jul 20, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this resolution would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 24, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the resolution.

Jul 25, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.J.Res. 111 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

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