S. 4 (104th): Line Item Veto Act

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Apr 9, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 9, 1996.

Law:

Pub.L. 104-130

Sponsor:

Robert Dole
Senator from Kansas
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 28, 1996
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to grant the power to the President to reduce budget authority.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 27 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 1995

H.R. 2 (Related)
Line Item Veto Act

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 6, 1995

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 4” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Jan 4, 1995
Reported by Committee
Feb 14, 1995
Passed Senate
Mar 23, 1995
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Passed House
May 17, 1995
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Mar 27, 1996
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Conference Report Agreed to by House
Mar 28, 1996
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 9, 1996

Details

Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (28R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Mar 22, 1995 2:01 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 50/48
Mar 22, 1995 2:23 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 54/44
Mar 22, 1995 2:41 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 52/46
Mar 23, 1995 12:19 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 62/38
Mar 23, 1995 3:26 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 85/15
Mar 23, 1995 6:40 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 49/48
Mar 23, 1995 9:08 p.m.
Bill Passed 69/29
Oct 25, 1995 3:06 p.m.
Passed 381/44
Mar 27, 1996 5:43 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 58/42
On the Conference Report
Mar 27, 1996 7:03 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 69/31

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