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H.R.309: Regulatory Sunset and Review Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||government operations and politics|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Randy Hultgren, R-Ill.|
|Total Cosponsors||62 (All Republicans)|
|Introduced||Jan. 18, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Feb. 28, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Regulatory Sunset and Review Act of 2013 - Requires federal agencies to review their covered rules and modify, consolidate, or terminate such rules on a periodic basis. Defines "covered rule" to include a significant rule that is likely to result in an annual effect on the economy of $100 million or more or any other rule designated by an agency for sunset review.
Allows a person adversely affected by a rule that is not a significant rule to submit a petition for sunset review of such rule. Provides for sunset review of a rule upon the request of a congressional committee or a majority of the members of such committee.
Requires the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to: (1) conduct an inventory of existing rules and deadlines for their sunset review; (2) prioritize rules for sunset review based on specified criteria, including the cost of the rule and the burden of reviewing it; (3) group r...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Feb. 28, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.|
|Jan. 18, 2013||Referred to House Judiciary|
|Jan. 18, 2013||Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform|