H.R.4640 - To amend title 44, United States Code, to eliminate the mandatory printing of bills and resolutions by the Government Printing Office for the use of the House of Representatives and Senate.111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lee, Christopher J. [R-NY-26] (Introduced 02/22/2010)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration; Rules|
|Latest Action:||02/22/2010 Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, 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.|
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Summary: H.R.4640 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/22/2010)
Eliminates the mandatory printing of bills and resolutions by the Government Printing Office (GPO) for the use of Congress. Requires the Public Printer to make bills and resolutions available for the use of Congress only in an electronic format accessible through the Internet.
Requires the Public Printer, at the request of a Member or a congressional committee (including a joint committee), to provide the Member or committee with a printed copy of a bill or resolution.
Directs the Joint Committee on Printing to study and report to Congress on the effect of this Act on the rules and regulations of the House of Representatives and Senate.