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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Inspector General Access Act of 2019

Short Titles as Introduced

Inspector General Access Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 relative to the powers of the Department of Justice Inspector General.

Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
01/15/2019Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H563)
01/03/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date Chamber All Actions
01/16/2019SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
01/15/2019-1:28pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
01/15/2019-1:28pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H563)
01/15/2019-1:14pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 202.
01/15/2019-1:14pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H563-566)
01/15/2019-1:14pmHouseMr. Cummings moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
01/03/2019HouseReferred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
01/03/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (3)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8]* 01/03/2019
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7]* 01/03/2019
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10]* 01/03/2019

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Oversight and Reform01/03/2019 Referred to
Senate Judiciary01/16/2019 Referred to

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Subjects (4)

Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House (01/15/2019)

Inspector General Access Act of 2019

This bill transfers responsibility for investigating certain allegations of misconduct from the Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Professional Responsibility to the DOJ Office of the Inspector General. Specifically, the bill transfers responsibility for allegations relating to a DOJ attorney's authority to investigate, litigate, or provide legal advice.