H.R. 2693 (112th): Budget Control Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jul 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on July 30, 2011.

Sponsor:

David Dreier

Representative for California's 26th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2011
Length: 104 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To cut spending, maintain existing commitments, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1522 (Related)
Joint Select Committee on Job Creation Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 7, 2011

H.R. 2835 (Related)
Joint Select Committee on Job Creation Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 6, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2693” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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 bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jul 28, 2011
Failed in the House Under Suspension
Jul 30, 2011
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 30, 2011 3:13 p.m.
Failed 173/246

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