H.R. 4479 (111th): Tighten Washington’s Belt Act of 2010


Jan 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 20, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Randy Forbes

Representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2010
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To enforce discretionary spending limits to rein in spending, reduce the deficit, and regain control of the Federal budget process.

Summary (CRS)

1/20/2010--Introduced.Tighten Washington's Belt Act of 2010 - Requires the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), within 15 days after the end of a session, to issue a Discretionary Sequestration Report ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 20, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4479”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5323 (Related)
Save America’s Future Economy Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 18, 2010

S. 3096 (Related)
Economic Disaster Prevention Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2010

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