Bill Text — Jul 20, 2011
This bill’s text for status Placed on Calendar in the Senate (Jul 20, 2011) is now available.
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Jul 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 19, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2011
Length: 12 pages
To cut, cap, and balance the Federal budget.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 355 (112th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2560”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2560 — 112th Congress: Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2560
“H.R. 2560 — 112th Congress: Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2560>
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