To grant the power to the President to reduce budget authority.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 5, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 5, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 5, 1993
Length: 8 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 78 (102nd).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 27 (104th).
H.R. 159 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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