H.R. 5872 (112th): Sequestration Transparency Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 7, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 7, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-155

Sponsor:

Jeb Hensarling

Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the President to provide a report detailing the sequester required by the Budget Control Act of 2011 on January 2, 2013.

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Related Bills

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S. 3228 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2012

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5872” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
May 31, 2012
Reported by Committee
Jun 28, 2012
Passed House
Jul 18, 2012
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Passed Senate
Jul 25, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 7, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
56 cosponsors (56R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 18, 2012 1:54 p.m.
Passed 414/2

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