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H.R.4655: Unfunded Mandates Accountability Act of 2013

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Kevin Yoder, R-Kan.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced May 9, 2014
Latest Major Action July 21, 2014
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Bill Summary

Unfunded Mandates Accountability Act of 2013 [sic]- Amends the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act of 1995 to: (1) require regulatory impact analyses for rules that do not involve a legislative mandate and for final rules that do not have a prior notice of proposed rulemaking; (2) require federal agencies to prepare and publish in the Federal Register an initial and final regulatory impact analysis prior to promulgating any proposed or final rule that may have an annual effect on the economy of $100 million or more or that may result in the expenditure of $100 million or more in any one year by state, local, and tribal governments; (3) require such agencies to identify and consider regulatory alternatives before promulgating any proposed or final rule and select the least costly, most cost-effective, or least burdensome alternative; (4) define "cost" as the cost of compliance and any reasonably foreseeable indirect cost resulting from agency rulemaking; (5) exempt rules concern...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 21, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
May 9, 2014 Referred to House Budget
May 9, 2014 Referred to House Rules
May 9, 2014 Referred to House Judiciary
May 9, 2014 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform