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H.R. 3973 (108th): Spending Control Act of 2004

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To amend part C of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to extend the discretionary spending limits and pay-as-you-go through fiscal year 2009.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James “Jim” Nussle

Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2004
Length: 12 pages
Introduced
Mar 16, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead

H.R. 4663 (same title)
Failed House — Jun 25, 2004

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History

Mar 16, 2004
 
Introduced

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Mar 17, 2004
 
Ordered Reported

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H.R. 3973 (108th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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