A bill to require that the operating segment of the Federal budget be balanced in fiscal year 1994 and that the entire budget be balanced by fiscal year 1998 and to provide tough enforcement mechanisms to guarantee the budget is balanced.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Jun 11, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 11, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator for North Carolina
Jun 11, 1992
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S. 2838 (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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