H.R.3973 - Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014

To amend section 530D of title 28, United States Code. view all titles (4)

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  • Short: Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014 as passed house.
  • Short: Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014 as reported to house.
  • Short: Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014 as introduced.
  • Official: To amend section 530D of title 28, United States Code. as introduced.

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Result: Passed - March 13, 2014

Roll call number 129 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 3973 Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014

 

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Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014 - Expands the circumstances under which the Attorney General is required to report to Congress regarding the enforcement of laws to include any instance in which the Attorney General, an officer of the Department of Justice (DOJ), or any other feder

Official Summary

Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014 - Expands the circumstances under which the Attorney General is required to report to Congress regarding the enforcement of laws to include any instance in which the Attorney General, an officer of the Department of Justice (DOJ), or any other federal officer establishes or implements a policy to refrain from:
(1) enforcing, applying, or administering any federal statute, rule, regulation, program, policy, or other law within the responsibility of the Attorney General or such officer; or
(2) adhering to, enforcing, applying, or complying with, a final decision of any court of jurisdiction respecting the application of the Constitution, any statute, rule, regulation, program, policy, or other law within the responsibility of the Attorney General or such officer. (Currently, reports are not required with respect to the policies of other federal officers and reports concerning nonenforcement of a law are required only when the Attorney General or a DOJ officer refrains on grounds that the provision is unconstitutional.) Requires such reports to state the grounds for policies of nonenforcement.

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