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Jan 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on January 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Alabama's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2012
Length: 35 pages
To provide for greater transparency and honesty in the Federal budget process.
1/31/2012--Introduced.Honest Budget Act of 2012 - Amends procedures in the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 that make it out of order in the Senate to consider appropriations legislation until the ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1270 (113th).
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Last Action: Mar 19, 2013
Last Action: Feb 7, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3844 — 112th Congress: Honest Budget Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3844
“H.R. 3844 — 112th Congress: Honest Budget Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3844>
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