H.R. 2319 (112th): Maximizing America’s Prosperity Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jun 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kevin Brady

Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2011
Length: 73 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To cap noninterest Federal spending as a percentage of full employment GDP, to require that budgets and budget resolutions adhere to these caps, to enforce these caps, to increase financial transparency for mandatory programs, to provide for a line-item adjustment, to require the parings of significant spending increases and adjustments to the debt ceiling, and to provide for a Federal Sunset commission to assist Congress in eliminating Federal agencies and programs that no longer serve a public need or reforming those that are inefficient or ineffective in serving a public need, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 23, 2011
 
Introduced

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