H.R.50: Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2017

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Bill Summary

Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2017 This bill amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to: (1) require the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), at the request of the chairman or ranking member of a congressional committee, to conduct an assessment comparing the authorized level of funding in legislation to the prospective costs of carrying out any changes to a condition of federal assistance being imposed on state,...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

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There are 17 statements associated with H.R.50.

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 16
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
July 13
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 13

On passage Passed by recorded vote: 230 - 168 (Roll no. 328).

July 13

On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 180 - 219 (Roll no. 327).

July 13
The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
July 13
DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Beatty motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add a new section to the bill to not restrict any Federal agency mandate or action to protect students and children from a person who has been convicted in any court of a sex offense against a minor; prevent domestic violence; prevent rape or sexual assault; and require criminal background checks for schools or other employees.
July 13
Mrs. Beatty moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
July 13
The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
July 13
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
July 13
The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 50.
July 13
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 985, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Connolly amendment No. 4.
July 13
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 985, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Raskin amendment No. 2.
July 13
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 985, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Watson Coleman amendment No. 1.
July 13
GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 50.
July 13
The Speaker designated the Honorable Brian J. Mast to act as Chairman of the Committee.
July 13
House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 985 and Rule XVIII.
July 13
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 50 and H.R. 3281. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 50 under a structured rule and H.R.3281 under a closed rule. Each measure is allowed one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
July 13
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 985.
July 13
Mrs. Beatty moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. (text: CR H6189)
July 13
The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union. (text: CR H6185-6187)
July 13
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 985. (consideration: CR H6179-6191)
July 10
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 985 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 50 and H.R. 3281. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 50 under a structured rule and H.R.3281 under a closed rule. Each measure is allowed one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
June 29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 617.
June 29

Committee on the Judiciary discharged.

June 29

Committee on Rules discharged.

June 29

Committee on the Budget discharged.

June 29
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. H. Rept. 115-798, Part I.
March 15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 10.
March 15
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Jan. 12, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
Jan. 3, 2017
Referred to House Judiciary
Jan. 3, 2017
Referred to House Rules
Jan. 3, 2017
Referred to House Budget
Jan. 3, 2017
Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
Jan. 3, 2017
Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committees on the Budget, Rules, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Jan. 3, 2017

Introduced in the House by Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.)

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