S. 2853 (111th): Bipartisan Task Force for Responsible Fiscal Action Act of 2009


Dec 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kent Conrad

Senator from North Dakota



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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2009
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a Bipartisan Task Force for Responsible Fiscal Action, to assure the long-term fiscal stability and economic security of the Federal Government of the United States, and to expand future prosperity growth for all Americans.

Summary (CRS)

Bipartisan Task Force for Responsible Fiscal Action Act of 2009 - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to establish in the legislative branch the Bipartisan Task Force for Responsible ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 9, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2853”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


27 cosponsors (14R, 12D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 2063 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 2007

S. 2965 (Related)
Commission for Fiscal Sustainability Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 28, 2010

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