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H.R. 54 (101st): Truth in Government Efficiency Reform Act of 1989

To improve the financial management of the Federal Government by establishing agency chief financial officers, by requiring the development of systems that will provide complete, accurate and timely information, and by increasing accountability through a process of agency audits and reports, among other things.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status


Jan 3, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Larry Craig

Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district



Jan 3, 1989

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H.R. 54 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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