H.R. 1294 (111th): Congressional Accountability and Line-Item Veto Act of 2009

To amend the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to provide for the expedited consideration of certain proposed rescissions of budget authority.

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Mar 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Ryan

Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2009
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Mar 4, 2009

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H.R. 1294 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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