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 ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Jan 3, 2017
Passed House on Jan 5, 2017
This bill passed in the House on January 5, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2017
Length: 24 pages
- See Instead:
S. 21 (same title)
Ordered Reported by Committee — May 17, 2017
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H.R. 26 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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