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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jun 11, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This bill was introduced on June 11, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from North Carolina
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.
6/11/1992--Introduced.Honest Balanced Budget Act - Repeals provisions of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act) with respect to:(1) emergency powers to eliminate deficits in excess ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2838”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2838 — 102nd Congress: Honest Balanced Budget Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s2838
“S. 2838 — 102nd Congress: Honest Balanced Budget Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1992. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s2838>
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