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.
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2011
Length: 73 pages
About the bill
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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2471.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2319 — 112th Congress: Maximizing America’s Prosperity Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2319
“H.R. 2319 — 112th Congress: Maximizing America’s Prosperity Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. September 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2319>
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