New Cosponsor — Apr 24, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Austin Scott [R-GA8]
The bill now has 11 cosponsors (11 Republicans).
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Feb 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2012
Length: 4 pages
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to cap the level of Federal spending at $949 billion for each of fiscal years 2013 through 2021, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4060”). 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4060 — 112th Congress: Freeze Government Spending Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4060
“H.R. 4060 — 112th Congress: Freeze Government Spending Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4060>
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