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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 23, 2011
Length: 73 pages
Jun 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jun 23, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 20, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2471 (114th).
H.R. 2319 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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