H.R. 998 (103rd): Balanced Budget Enforcement Act of 1993


Feb 18, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 18, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Timothy Penny

Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 18, 1993
Length: 124 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To achieve a balanced Federal budget by fiscal year 1998 and each year thereafter, achieve significant deficit reduction in fiscal year 1994 and each year through 1998, establish a Board of Estimates, require the President's budget and the congressional budget process to meet specified deficit reduction and balance requirements, enforce those requirements through a multiyear congressional budget process and, if necessary, sequestration, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/18/1993--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Balancing the Budget Title II: Technical and Conforming Amendments Balanced Budget Enforcement Act of 1993TitleI - Balancing the BudgetPartA - PurposesRepeals provisions of the Balanced ... Read more >

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Feb 18, 1993

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 998”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


29 cosponsors (19D, 10R) (show)
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H.R. 1578 (Related)
Expedited Rescissions Act of 1993

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 29, 1993

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