A bill to amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 14, 2017
Length: 38 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senator Lankfords Office Releases 2017 Activity Report”
— Sen. James Lankford [R-OK] (Sponsor) on Jan 2, 2018
“Hoeven Outlines Benefits of Tax Relief, Discusses Housing Industry Priorities with North Dakota Builders”
— Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND] (Co-sponsor) on May 1, 2018
“Senator Lankford Floor Speech on Removing Regulatory Burdens on Small Businesses”
— Sen. James Lankford [R-OK] (Sponsor) on May 25, 2017
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 8, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 17, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Dec 14, 2017
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Apr 10, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1120.
S. 584 (115th) was 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.
This bill 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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