H.R. 2560 (112th): Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jul 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Jason Chaffetz

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2011
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To cut, cap, and balance the Federal budget.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 15, 2011
 
Introduced

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Jul 19, 2011
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
117 cosponsors (117R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jul 19, 2011 8:23 p.m.
Passed 234/190
Jul 22, 2011 10:05 a.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 51/46

Related Bills

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H.Res. 355 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 19, 2011

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