S. 2965 (111th): Commission for Fiscal Sustainability Act of 2010


Jan 28, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Ensign

Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2010
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a Commission for Fiscal Sustainability, to assure the long-term fiscal stability and economic security of the Federal Government of the United States, and to create prosperity for all Americans.

Summary (CRS)

1/28/2010--Introduced.Commission for Fiscal Sustainability Act of 2010 - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to establish in the legislative branch the Commission for Fiscal Sustainability to address, and report ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 28, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2965”). 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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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. 4646 (Related)
Debt Free America Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 23, 2010

S. 2853 (Related)
Bipartisan Task Force for Responsible Fiscal Action Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 9, 2009

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