H.R. 26: Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017

H.R. 26 amends the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to require congressional approval of major agency regulations before those regulations can go into effect. Specifically, the bill requires Congress to pass, and the President to sign, a joint resolution approving a new major regulation issued by a regulatory agency before the regulation may take effect, instead of requiring Congress to disapprove ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 3, 2017

Status:

Passed House on Jan 5, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 5, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Doug Collins

Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2017
Length: 24 pages

Prognosis:

15% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 5, 2017
 
Passed House

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 26 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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