H.R. 4241 (109th): Deficit Reduction Act of 2005


Nov 7, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 18, 2005 but was never passed by the Senate.


James “Jim” Nussle

Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 7, 2005
Length: 830 pages

See Instead:

S. 1932 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Feb 8, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 201(a) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2006.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Nov 7, 2005

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Nov 7, 2005
Reported by Committee

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Nov 18, 2005
Passed House

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Nov 18, 2005 1:41 a.m.
Passed 217/215

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Related Bills

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S. 1932 (Related)
Deficit Reduction Act of 2005

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 8, 2006

H.Res. 560 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4241) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 17, 2005

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