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Passed House without amendment (11/30/2016)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2016

(Sec. 2) This bill bars the Government Publishing Office, effective January 1, 2017, from furnishing a printed copy of the Federal Register without charge to any Member of Congress or any other office of the United States during a year unless:

  • the Member or office requests a printed copy of a specific issue of the Federal Register; or
  • during that year or the previous year, the Member or office requested a subscription to printed copies of the Federal Register for that year.