S. 3359: One Subject at a Time Act
112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Jun 28, 2012 (Introduced).
Rand Paul puts forward measure that would force the Senate to read bills
By Pete Kasperowicz - 07/02/12 10:52 AM ET
After blasting the Senate last week for passing a 600-page bill no one had time to read, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) introduced legislation that would force the Senate to give its members one day to read bills for every 20 pages they contain.
"For goodness sakes, this is a 600-page bill. I got it this morning," Paul said Friday, just before the Senate approved a massive bill extending highway funding, federal flood insurance and low student loans rates.
"Not one member of the Senate will read this bill before we vote on it," he added.
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