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HR 3973 - Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014 - Key Vote

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Jim Moran, Jr. voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (244-171) - (Key vote)

Title: Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires the Attorney General to submit a report to Congress that states the reasoning for any instance in which the Attorney General establishes a policy that refrains from enforcing a federal law.

Highlights:
  • Requires the Attorney General to submit a report to Congress of any instance in which the Attorney  General, an officer of the Department of Justice, or any other federal officer refrains from enforcing a  law and state the reason why, whereas existing law only required the Attorney General or an officer of  the Justice Department to do so on the grounds that a provision is unconstitutional (Sec. 2). 
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014

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