About the bill
To amend title 5, United States Code, to institute spending limits and transparency requirements for Federal conference and travel expenditures, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4631 — 112th Congress: Government Spending Accountability Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4631
“H.R. 4631 — 112th Congress: Government Spending Accountability Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4631>
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