Summary

                            A bill to require each agency, in providing notice of a rule making, to include a link to a 100 word plain language summary of the proposed rule.

Introduced in Senate
Providing Accountability Through Transparency Act of 2017

This bill requires the general notice of proposed rule making by a federal
agency to include the Internet address of a plain-language summary, not
exceeding 100 words, of the proposed rule, which shall be posted on the
regulations.gov website.

Reported to Senate with amendment(s)
Providing Accountability Through Transparency Act of 2017

This bill requires the general notice of proposed rule making by a federal
agency to include the Internet address of a plain-language summary, not
exceeding 100 words, of the proposed rule, which shall be posted on the
regulations.gov website.



                        

Actions

  • Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 157.

    Jun 28th, 2017
  • Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with an amendment. With written report No. 115-120.

    Jun 28th, 2017
  • Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with an amendment. With written report No. 115-120.

    Jun 28th, 2017
  • Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.

    May 17th, 2017
  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

    Mar 8th, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Mar 8th, 2017