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Jun 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 22, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2009
Length: 41 pages
To reinstitute and update the Pay-As-You-Go requirement of budget neutrality on new tax and mandatory spending legislation, enforced by the threat of annual, automatic sequestration.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 665 (111th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2920”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 6, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 27, 2010
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