Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 23, 2017
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115th Congress (2017–2019)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 3, 2017
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 3, 2017.
What legislators are saying
“President Trump Signs Byrnes Bill to Stop Unlawful Power Grab”
— Rep. Bradley Byrne [R-AL1] (Sponsor) on Apr 3, 2017
“disapproving the rule submitted by the department of labor relating to ``clarification of employer's continuing obligation to make and maintain an accurate record of each recordable injury and illness''”
— Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] on Mar 1, 2017
This resolution incorporates provisions from:
H.J.Res. 83 (115th) was 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 83. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to “Clarification of Employer’s Continuing Obligation to Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness”, Pub. L. No. 115-21, H.R.J. Res. 83, 115th Cong. (2017).
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