H.R. 6684 (112th): Spending Reduction Act of 2012


Dec 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 20, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Eric Cantor

Representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2012
Length: 70 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for spending reduction.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - AgricultureSection101 - Amends the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to terminate the increase in the value of supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP, formerly the food stamp ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 19, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 20, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6684”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Dec 20, 2012 6:36 p.m.
Passed 215/209

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 841 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 66) ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 20, 2012

H.R. 6688 (Related)
Averting the Fiscal Cliff Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 2012

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