S.395 - Providing Accountability Through Transparency Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lankford, James [R-OK] (Introduced 02/07/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs | House - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 116-14|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/28/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law. (All Actions)|
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Text: S.395 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in House (06/12/2019)
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To require each agency, in providing notice of a rule making, to include a link to a 100 word plain language summary of the proposed rule.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
This Act may be cited as the “Providing Accountability Through Transparency Act of 2019”.
Section 553(b) of title 5, United States Code, is amended—
(1) in paragraph (2), by striking “and” at the end;
(2) in paragraph (3), by striking the period at the end and inserting “; and”; and
(3) by inserting after paragraph (3) the following:
“(4) the Internet address of a summary of not more than 100 words in length of the proposed rule, in plain language, that shall be posted on the Internet website under section 206(d) of the E-Government Act of 2002 (44 U.S.C. 3501 note) (commonly known as regulations.gov).”.
Passed the Senate June 11, 2019.
|Attest:||julie e. adams,|