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S. 111: Providing Accountability Through Transparency Act of 2023

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A bill to require each agency, in providing notice of a rulemaking, to include a link to a 100-word plain language summary of the proposed rule.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James Lankford

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2023
Length: 2 pages
Jan 26, 2023
118th Congress (2023–2025)

Introduced on Jan 26, 2023

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 26, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Mar 29, 2023 10:30 a.m. — Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs


5 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 1 Independent, 1 Democrat)

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jan 26, 2023

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Mar 29, 2023
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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Passed Senate

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S. 111 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 111. This is the one from the 118th Congress.

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