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Dec 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 7, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
Length: 24 pages
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to increase transparency in Federal budgeting, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Apr 7, 2014
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Feb 7, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3581 — 112th Congress: Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3581
“H.R. 3581 — 112th Congress: Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3581>
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