Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 50 - Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2017

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July 10, 2018 3:19 PM

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Connolly (VA)


REVISED Provides for a sunset of amendments made to the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act and the Congressional Budget Act if GDP growth fails to increase at average annual rate of five percent or more.

Davidson (OH)


LATE Requires the Congressional Budget Office to make available to Congress and the public the economic models used to estimate the costs and effects of legislation.

Meadows (NC)


WITHDRAWN Requires the timely publication of any research source code and data used by a Federal agency in assessing the costs and benefits of new regulations.

Raskin (MD), Foxx (NC)


LATE REVISED Requires a record of any consultation with any non-Federal party and any comments submitted by any non-Federal party to be posted on the agency website within five days after the consultation or date of submission.

Raskin (MD)


LATE Expands the category of impacted parties beyond the private sector to include representatives of other affected parties.

Vargas (CA)


Strikes section 11 from the bill.

Vargas (CA)


LATE Exempts grants and programs attempting to address cross-border (transnational) pollution issues from the provisions of the bill.

Watson Coleman (NJ)


Strikes Section 5, which repeals the exclusion of independent agencies from reporting requirements.