To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to replace the sequester established by the Budget Control Act of 2011.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 9, 2012
Length: 8 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on May 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 27, 2012
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May 7, 2012
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H.R. 4966 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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