H.R. 2920 (111th): Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Steny Hoyer

Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2009
Length: 41 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jun 17, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jul 22, 2009
 
Passed House

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

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