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Press Release - Dreier, Camp Introduce the Pathway to Job Creation through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012

Jul 24, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman David Dreier (R-CA), Chairman of the House Rules Committee along with Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI), introduced H.R. 6169, the Pathway to Job Creation through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012. This legislation will provide a clear pathway to comprehensive tax reforms in 2013. By implementing expedited procedures, this bill will enable lawmakers in both the House and Senate to overcome multiple technical hurdles that often cause bills to languish during the legislative process.

Blog Post - Survey of Activities for the Third Quarter of the 112th Congress

Jul 20, 2012

The Committee on Rules filed its Survey of Activities for the third quarter of the 112th Congress on June 28, 2012. This report contains a complete listing of the Committee's activities to date, as well as statistical, historical, and other background information.  H. Rept. 112-567 was favorably adopted by the Committee on Rules on June 28, 2012.

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 6082

Jul 18, 2012

July 18, 2012

Dear Colleague:

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of July 23rd to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 6082, the Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan.