S. 993 (103rd): Federal Mandate Accountability and Reform Act of 1994


May 20, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 16, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dirk Kempthorne

Senator from Idaho



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Last Updated: Aug 10, 1994
Length: 40 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to end the practice of imposing unfunded Federal mandates on States and local governments and to ensure that the Federal Government pays the costs incurred by those governments in complying with certain requirements under Federal statutes and regulations.

Summary (CRS)

8/10/1994--Reported to Senate amended.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Legislative Accountability and Reform Title II: Regulatory Accountability and Reform Title III: Baseline Study Title IV: Judicial Review; Sunset Federal Mandate Accountability ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 20, 1993

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 16, 1994
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 993”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


66 cosponsors (42R, 24D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Oct 6, 1994 9:37 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Agreed to 88/0

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