Rules Committee to take up REINS Act

“House Rules on Thursday is scheduled to hold a second meeting on the REINS Act, which would require economically significant federal regulations to get congressional approval,” POLITICO’s Morning Energy reports Monday.

“The panel reviewed the act earlier this month, but this time it is preparing a rule that will clear the bill to hit the House floor. The markup is Thursday at 3 p.m. in H-313 of the Capitol,” writes POLITICO.

Hearing information may be found at the House Rules Committee website by clicking here and here.

If your congressman is a member, you may call him or her at 202-225-3121 and ask them to send the REINS Act to the floor for a vote.

The members of the House Rules Committee are:

Rep. David Dreier, Chairman, California

Rep. Pete Sessions, Vice-Chairman, Texas

Rep. Louise McIntosh Slaughter, Ranking Minority Member, New York

Rep. Virginia Foxx, North Carolina

Rep. James P. McGovern, Massachusetts

Rep. Rob Bishop, Utah

Rep. Alcee L. Hastings, Florida

Rep. Rob Woodall, Georgia

Rep. Jared Polis, Colorado

Rep. Richard B. Nugent, Florida

Rep. Tim Scott, South Carolina

Rep. Daniel Webster, Florida