Unfunded Mandates Reform Act: History, Impact, and Issues

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This report examines debates regarding what constitutes an "unfunded federal mandate" and the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act of 1995's (UMRA) implementation, requirements, and costs. It also assesses UMRA's impact on federal mandates and arguments concerning UMRA's future.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: June 12, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Dilger, Robert Jay

Senior Specialist in American National Government

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Beth, Richard S.

Specialist on Congress and the Legislative Process

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: June 12, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report examines debates regarding what constitutes an "unfunded federal mandate" and the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act of 1995's (UMRA) implementation, requirements, and costs. It also assesses UMRA's impact on federal mandates and arguments concerning UMRA's future.

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56 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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