About the bill
H.R. 469 increases accountability and transparency in the federal regulatory process by providing more scrutiny of rulemaking resulting from suits against federal agencies, mandating increased transparency of reporting requirements for payments made from the Judgment Fund, and strengthening the rights of Congress to intervene or participate as an amicus in litigation, particularly litigation regarding the constitutionality of Congress’ statutes.
Title I—The Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act (H.R. 469)
The bill would increase transparency and judicial scrutiny of consent decrees and settlements, and ensure that rulemaking ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 26, 2017
Length: 22 pages
H.R. 469 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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