Introduced in the House on February 23, 2011, to prohibit a state department or agency from promulgating rules more stringent than required by applicable federal standards. The bill also requires systematic review of existing rules, establishes that agency bulletins, interpretative statements, etc. do not have the force of law, and more
The vote was 60 in favor, 48 opposed and 2 not voting
(House Roll Call 200 at House Journal 0)Click here to view bill details.