H.R.1654: Federal Register Modernization Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced March 8, 2019
  • Latest Major Action July 15, 2019

Bill Versions

Bill Summary

Federal Register Modernization Act This bill revises provisions regarding the Federal Register or the Code of Federal Regulations, including to replace requirements that the documents be printed with requirements that the documents be published.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 5 statements associated with H.R.1654.

Congressional Budget Office Estimate

The Congressional Budget Office has produced a cost estimate for H.R.1654.

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 15, 2019
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 149.
July 15, 2019
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson without amendment. With written report No. 116-57.
May 15, 2019
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
March 13, 2019
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
March 12, 2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 12, 2019
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 426 - 1 (Roll no. 123). (text: CR H2671-2672)
March 12, 2019
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2675-2676)
March 12, 2019
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
March 12, 2019
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1654.
March 12, 2019
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2671-2673)
March 12, 2019
Ms. Norton moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
March 8, 2019
Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, 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.
March 8, 2019

Introduced in the House by Mark Meadows (R-N.C.)

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