Public Law 115-23: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecipients.

By | July 3, 2018
Seal of the US Department of Health and Human Services

Seal of the US Department of Health and Human Services

Nullifies an HHS rule regarding sub-recipients of family planning grants.

Official Summary

This joint resolution nullifies a Department of Health and Human Services rule regarding sub-recipients of family planning grants. (Under the rule, grant recipients may prohibit an entity from receiving a sub-award only for reasons related to the entity’s ability to provide family planning services.)

Passed House
2017-02-16
Passed Senate
2017-03-30
Signed by President
2017-04-13
Became Public Law
2017-04-13

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Black, Diane [R-TN-6]

Votes

Passed Senate: http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?&congress=115&session=1&vote=00101

Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2017/roll099.xml

Related bill:  SJRES 13 (Has not yet passed the Senate)

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