H.R. 1642 (103rd): Legislative Line Item Veto Act of 1993

Introduced:
Apr 01, 1993 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Michael Castle
Representative for Delaware At Large
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Apr 01, 1993
Length
8 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1578 (Related)
Expedited Rescissions Act of 1993

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 29, 1993

 
Status

This bill was introduced on April 1, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Apr 01, 1993
Referred to Committee Apr 01, 1993
 
Full Title

To give the President legislative, line-item veto authority over budget authority in appropriations bills in fiscal years 1994 and 1995.

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committees

House Oversight and Government Reform

National Security

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4/1/1993--Introduced.
Legislative Line Item Veto Act of 1993 - Grants the President legislative line item veto rescission authority.
Authorizes the President to rescind all or part of any budget authority if the President determines that such rescission:
(1) would help balance the Federal budget, reduce the Federal budget deficit, or reduce the public debt;
(2) will not impair any essential Government functions;
(3) will not harm the national interest; and
(4) will directly contribute to the purpose of this Act of limiting discretionary spending in FY 1994 or 1995.
Requires the President to notify the Congress of such a rescission by special message after enactment of appropriations legislation for FY 1994 or 1995.
Makes such a rescission effective unless the Congress enacts a rescission disapproval bill.
Describes:
(1) information to be included in the President's message; and
(2) procedures to govern consideration of rescission disapproval legislation in the Senate and the House of Representatives.

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