H.R. 6482 (112th): To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings.

Introduced:
Sep 21, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Michael Burgess
Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 21, 2012
Length
3 pages
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Status

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 21, 2012
Referred to Committee Sep 21, 2012
 
 
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9/21/2012--Introduced.
Amends the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to require the Director of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), upon a request by the chairman or ranking minority member of either congressional budget committee, to determine if a proposed measure would result in reductions in budget outlays in budgetary outyears through the use of preventive health and preventive health services.
Requires CBO, if the measure would result in such substantial reductions, to include in any CBO projection a description and estimate of such reductions and a description of the basis for such conclusions.
Authorizes CBO to prepare a budget projection that includes some or all of the budgetary outyears.

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