H.R. 1257 (112th): Protect America from U.S. Military Expenses in Libya Act of 2011

Introduced:
Mar 30, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 1323 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 01, 2011

Sponsor
Roscoe Bartlett
Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Mar 30, 2011
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1323 (Related)
Protect America from U.S. Military Expenses in Libya Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 01, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 30, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 30, 2011
Referred to Committee Mar 30, 2011
 
Full Title

To require the President to recommend specific reductions in nonsecurity discretionary appropriations for fiscal year 2011 to offset the costs of Operation Odyssey Dawn.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

House Armed Services

House Budget

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3/30/2011--Introduced.
Protect America from U.S. Military Expenses in Libya Act of 2011 - Directs the President, in order to ensure that the cost of Operation Odyssey Dawn (international military operation in Libya) (Operation) does not increase the federal deficit or reduce the capability of U.S. Armed Forces, to submit to Congress a list of recommendations for specific rescissions of nonsecurity discretionary appropriations for FY2011, for purposes of reappropriation to accounts of the Department of Defense (DOD) to replace amounts obligated for such Operation. Requires the aggregate amount of the recommended rescissions to be at least equal to the projected cost of such Operation.
Directs the Secretary of Defense to prepare and submit to Congress and the President the projected cost of such Operation through May 15, 2011.

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