Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. H.R. 1004 - Regulatory Integrity Act of 2017

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Listed in Alphabetical Order

Feb 27, 2017 3:17 PM

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Jackson Lee (TX)

#3

Exempts from the rule’s prohibited communications any communication that is protected under the First Amendment to the Constitution of the Unites States of America.

Jackson Lee (TX)

#4

Clarifies the terms “propaganda”, “publicity”, and “advocacy”, within the rule’s prohibited communications, to mean any information, statements or claims that are unsupported by science or empirical data.

Messer, Luke (IN)

#2

Requires the Executive agency to display a list of any regulatory actions that duplicate or overlap with agency regulatory action.

Moore, Gwen (WI)

#1

Requires that executive orders related to border security and immigration issued by the President adhere to the integrity standards required by the bill.