S. 1600 (111th): Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2009


Aug 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Claire McCaskill

Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: Aug 6, 2009
Length: 33 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

Summary (CRS)

8/6/2009--Introduced.Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2009 - Requires a Pay-As-You-Go (PAYGO) Act to include by reference an estimate of its budgetary effects as determined by the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 6, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1600”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2920 (Related)
Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2009

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 22, 2009

S. 1808 (Related)
Control Spending Now Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 20, 2009

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