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H.R. 1889 (102nd): Budget Simplification and Reform Act of 1991

To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to reform the Federal budget process, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Elizabeth Patterson

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district. Democrat.


Apr 17, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 17, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Apr 17, 1991

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H.R. 1889 (102nd) 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 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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