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H.R. 1009 - OIRA Insight, Reform, and Accountability Act

Bill Text

  • Rules Committee Print 115-4 PDF XML

    Showing the text of the bill as ordered reported by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

  • Text of H.R. 1009 PDF XML

    OIRA Insight, Reform, and Accountability Act (as reported) 

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 7-3 on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 156: 
Agreed to by record vote of 234-180after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 233-189, on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

MANAGERS: Sessions/Polis

1. Structured rule for H.R. 1004.

2. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.

5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.

6. Makes in order only those amendments printed in part A of the Rules Committee report. Each such amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.

7. Waives all points of order against the amendments printed in part A of the report.

8. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

9. Structured rule for H.R. 1009.

10. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

11. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

12. Makes in order as original text for the purpose of amendment an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-4 and provides that it shall be considered as read.

13. Waives all points of order against that amendment in the nature of a substitute.

14. Makes in order only those further amendments printed in part B of the Rules Committee report. Each such amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.

15. Waives all points of order against the amendments printed in part B of the report.

16. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
6Version 1Buck (CO)RepublicanEnsures that federal agencies engage their partners in state, local, and tribal government throughout the regulatory process.Made In Order
4Version 1Chaffetz (UT)RepublicanRequires OIRA to maintain records on each significant regulatory action reviewed such that it is easily accessible to provide to Congress upon request. Made In Order
3Version 1Cicilline (RI)DemocratRequires that an agency's assessment of a significant regulatory action includes the direct and substantial pecuniary interests of the action to the President, senior advisors to the President, the head of the agency issuing the rule, or the director of the Office of Management and Budget, and prohibits the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs from waiving review of these actions.Submitted
10Version 1Connolly (VA)DemocratLate Exempts independent agencies from the legislation.Made In Order
2Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratWithdrawn Exempts any regulatory action relating to the prevention of theft of private personal information of United States citizens.Withdrawn
5Version 1Meadows (NC)RepublicanRequires OIRA to keep a log of the “consultation” – which is any communication that occurs about a specific regulation before the regulation is submitted for review – for each regulation and to publish a list of all the consultations when the regulation is published in the Federal Register.Made In Order
1Version 1Mitchell (MI)RepublicanMANAGER’S AMENDMENT Makes technical changes to H.R. 1009 to ensure consistency in dates and terms, require OIRA to review significant guidance, and prohibit the authorization of additional funds. Made In Order
9Version 1Moore, Gwen (WI)DemocratEnsures that Executive Orders are subject to the same scrutiny as proposed and existing regulations under the bill. Requires a statement of the budgetary costs of any Executive order or presidential memorandum related to border security. Ensures that reviews of regulations and executive orders consider impacts on tribal communities and the federal government’s trust obligation with tribal communities. Submitted
8Version 1Torres (CA)DemocratExempts this act from applying to rules and regulations aimed to address and reduce human trafficking.Submitted
7Version 1Young, David (IA)RepublicanRequires each agency to describe steps taken to determine a new rule or regulation is not duplicative or conflicting with any existing or planned regulatory action and to require agencies to maintain a list of active regulatory actions on website. Made In Order