HJ 731 Constitutional amendment; regulation of powers of General Assembly (first reference).
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Summary as introduced:
Constitutional amendment (first resolution); General Assembly powers; regulations.  Provides that the General Assembly may suspend or nullify any or all portions of any administrative rule or regulation by joint resolution agreed to by a majority of the members elected to each house.  The General Assembly may designate a joint legislative commision or pair of standing committees representing both houses to suspend any administrative rule or regulation during the interim that the General Assembly is not in session.

Full text:
01/14/09  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 099806520  pdf

Status:
01/14/09  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 099806520
01/14/09  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/22/09  House: Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional
01/26/09  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/06/09  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections (17-Y 5-N)
02/08/09  House: Passed by for the day
02/09/09  House: Passed by for the day
02/10/09  House: Taken up
02/10/09  House: Pending question ordered
02/10/09  House: Engrossed by House
02/10/09  House: Agreed to by House (56-Y 40-N)
02/10/09  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION (56-Y 40-N)
02/11/09  Senate: Reading waived
02/11/09  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/17/09  Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in Privileges and Elections (6-Y 9-N)