H.R. 4060 (112th): Freeze Government Spending Act of 2012


Feb 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Chuck” Fleischmann

Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2012
Length: 4 pages

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Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

2/16/2012--Introduced.Freeze Government Spending Act of 2012 - Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act) to establish discretionary spending limits (spending caps) at the same ... Read more >

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Feb 16, 2012

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