The following items are bills and resolutions that passed either the House of Representatives or Senate, or both and submitted to the President in the past week.

CONGRESSIONAL DISAPPROVALS/RELATED TO DISAPPROVALS

  • H.J. Res 58 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to teacher preparation issues. Summary located here.
  • H.J. Res. 57 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. Summary located here.
  • H.J. Res. 44 – Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land Management regulations that establish the procedures used to prepare, revise, or amend land use plans pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976. Summary located here.
  • H.J. Res. 36 – Disapproving the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to “Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation. Summary located here.
  • H.J. Res 41 – Disapproving a rule submitted by the securities and exchange commission relating to “Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers.” The Joint Resolution nullifies a rule, which was mandated under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Summary located here.
  • H.J. Res 38 – Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known at the Stream Protection Rule. Summary located here.
  • H.J. Res. 40 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007. Summary located here.
  • H.J. Res. 37 – Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration relating to the Federal Acquisition Regulation. Summary located here.

 

RELATED TO LAND USE

RELATED TO TECHNOLOGY

OTHER ITEMS

  • S.305 – Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017. Summary Located Here.
  • H. Con. Res. 18 – Permitting the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a ceremony as part of the commemoration of the days of remembrance of victims of the Holocaust. Summary located here.

PROCEDURAL RULES REGARDING APPOINTMENTS AND OTHER ITEMS.

Click on title of bill for link to Congress.gov summary. These resolutions pertain to appointments or formalities in House/Senate proceedings.

 

 

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