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News Tipoffs for Oregon Editors Newsletter for Tuesday May 26, 2020 ( 2 items )  

House Rules Committee Issues Report on Rule for Resolution Authorizing Remote Voting by Proxy in House, Providing Official Remote Committee Proceedings During Coronavirus
WASHINGTON, May 26 -- The House Rules Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-420) on a resolution (H.Res. 965) authorizing remote voting by proxy in the House and providing for official remote committee proceedings during a public health emergency due to a novel coronavirus. The report was advanced by Rep. James McGovern, D-Massachusetts, on May 14. Excerpts of the report follow (with changes to the law omitted, and available at  more

Senate Publishes Executive Communications on May 20 Involving Regulations Published in Federal Register
WASHINGTON, May 22 -- The Senate on May 20 published 67 executive communications involving regulations that were published in the Federal Register: EC-4540. A communication from the Director of the Regulatory Management Division, Environmental Protection Agency, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled "Chlormequat Chloride; Pesticide Tolerances" (FRL No. 10008-50-OSCPP) received in the Office of the President of the Senate on May 18, 2020; to the Committee on Agriculture, N  more