H.R.5755 - Bipartisan Earmark Reform Commission Act of 2008110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] (Introduced 04/10/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform; Rules|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/10/2008 Referred to House Rules (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5755 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/10/2008)
Bipartisan Earmark Reform Commission Act of 2008 - Establishes the Bipartisan Earmark Reform Commission to: (1) develop a clear definition of what constitutes an earmark; and (2) report findings, conclusions, and recommendations to the President and Congress.
Requires the Majority Leaders of the House of Representatives and of the Senate to introduce (by request) the legislation recommended in the report.