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On January 20, Rep. Geoff Davis (R-KY) reintroduced the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act (H.R.10), which would require a vote in Congress before any regulation with an economic impact of more than $100 million could go into effect. The bill, backed by House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), was given the number H.R. 10. The first 10 bill numbers in each congressional session are reserved for the House speaker to assign and usually signify bills of importance. Similar legislation (H.R. 3765) was introduced by Davis in the 111th Congress, when Republicans were in the minority, and garnered 85 co-sponsors. It was referred to the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law, where it languished. The bill follows a major regulatory revamping by the Obama administration that was announced January 18.