H.R. 3994 (112th): Grant Return for Deficit Reduction Act


Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Pompeo

Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To give States and localities the option to return unused Federal grant funds to the general fund of the Treasury for the purpose of deficit reduction.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/2012--Introduced.Grant Return for Deficit Reduction Act - Requires any state or locality which will not use any funds remaining under a federal grant to deobligate, rescind, and return them to ... Read more >

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Feb 9, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3994”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (17R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1325 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Mar 4, 2015

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