H.R. 3494 (112th): Restoring America’s Faith and Trust Act


Nov 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Heck

Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2011
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To restore faith and trust in the United States economy and financial system by reducing Federal spending, reducing the size of the Federal workforce, liquidating certain property and assets of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Restoring America's Faith and Trust Act - Makes rescissions in the discretionary budget authority for FY2012-FY2014. Limits increases in total new budget authority after FY2013 to the percentage by which ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 18, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3494”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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

S. 1936 (Related)
Implementation of Simpson-Bowles Spending Reductions Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 1, 2011

H.R. 3487 (Related)
Job Creation Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2011

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