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H.J.Res. 37: Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation.

About the resolution

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.J.Res. 37 nullifies the rule issued by the Department of Defense (DoD), the General Services Administration (GSA), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) (as members of the Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council) on August 25, 2016 implementing Executive Order 13673.

The rule imposes three obligations on federal contractors and subcontractors.

First, it requires prospective federal contractors to disclose compliance information with 14 federal labor laws and state equivalents to the government. Agency contracting officers are then required to take these disclosures into consideration when awarding contracts.

Second ...

Sponsor and status

Virginia Foxx

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
Length: 1 pages
Introduced:

Jan 30, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 27, 2017

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on March 27, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-11

Incorporated Legislation

This resolution incorporates provisions from:

S.J.Res. 12: A joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation.

Introduced on Jan 30, 2017. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 30, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 2, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Mar 6, 2017
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Mar 27, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 37 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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