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H.RES.425: Expressing disapproval of the failure to satisfy the constitutional duty to "take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed" and the usurpation of the legislative authority of Congress by the President of the United States.

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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 Ron DeSantis, R-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 59 (All Republicans)
Introduced Nov. 20, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 9, 2014
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Bill Summary

Disapproves the President's: (1) failure to "take care that the laws be faithfully executed," as required by the Constitution, and (2) usurpation of the legislative power of Congress through the rewriting of key provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Reaffirms that the preservation of the Constitution's separation of powers is essential for the protection of individual liberty and the maintenance of the rule of law.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 9, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
Nov. 20, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.