H. R. 4188
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 8, 2012
Mr. Ross of Florida (for himself, Mrs. Adams, and Mr. Ribble) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
To reduce the discretionary spending limit for the Department of Defense for fiscal year 2013 by an amount equal to the amount obligated by the Department in fiscal year 2012 to provide recreational facilities to Guantanamo detainees.
This Act may be cited as the
None of Our Funds in the Interest or for the Exercise or
Leisure of Detainees Act or the
Sense of Congress regarding use of funds for recreational facilities for Guantanamo detainees
It is the sense of the Congress that the Department of Defense should not use taxpayer funds to provide recreational facilities for individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Reduction of DOD discretionary spending limit for fiscal year 2013
The discretionary spending limit for the security category for fiscal year 2013 in section 251(c)(2)(A) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (as revised pursuant to section 251A(2) of such Act) is reduced by $750,000.
Use of savings for deficit reduction
Any savings to the Federal Government resulting from section 3 shall be retained in the Treasury for purposes of deficit reduction.