H.R. 3785 (102nd): Fiscal Accountability Act of 1991


Nov 14, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 14, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Douglas Owens

Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To require authorizations of new budget authority for Government programs at least every ten years, to provide for review of Government programs every ten years, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Reauthorizations of Government ProgramsRequires each Government program to be reauthorized at least once during each sunset reauthorization cycle.(Sunset reauthorization cycle means the period of five Congresses beginning with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 14, 1991

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3785”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (10R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4893 (Related)
Sunset Act of 1992

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 1992

H.R. 4062 (Related)
Sunset Act of 1991

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 26, 1991

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