Self-Executing Rules

Posted on

"Self-Executing Rules"

If you go over here you can download PDF’s of the House Rules Committee’s “Survey of Activities” document for each congress. Inside the PDF you can find the listing of all the self-executing rules that have been used in each congress. Pulling a comprehensive list together is tedious, but here’s a grab of the 22 items voted on via “deem and pass” during the 108th Congress, i.e. the last GOP Congress:


Look up the rest if you like.

« »

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.