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Passed Senate without amendment (10/11/2004)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Federal Regulatory Improvement Act of 2004 - Revises the purpose of the Administrative Conference of the United States to include: (1) promoting more effective public participation and efficiency in the rulemaking process; (2) reducing unnecessary litigation in the regulatory process; (3) improving the use of science in the regulatory process; and (4) improving the effectiveness of laws applicable to the regulatory process.

Authorizes appropriations for FY 2005 through FY 2007.