H.R. 5708 (107th): To reduce preexisting PAYGO balances, and for other purposes.


Nov 12, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 2, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 2, 2002.


Pub.L. 107-312


James “Jim” Nussle

Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2002
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Requires the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to reduce to zero any PAYGO balances of direct spending and receipts legislation for all fiscal years under the Balanced ... Read more >


Nov 12, 2002

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 14, 2002
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 15, 2002
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 2, 2002
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5708”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Nov 14, 2002 8:33 p.m.
Passed 366/19

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H.Res. 602 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 13, 2002

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