H.R. 6716 (112th): To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate the sequestrations for ...

...fiscal year 2013.

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Dec 30, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6716

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 30, 2012

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Budget

A BILL

To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate the sequestrations for fiscal year 2013.

1.

Elimination of automatic section 251A sequestration for fiscal year 2013

Section 251A of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 is amended as follows:

(1)

In paragraph (3), strike 2013 and insert 2014 and strike dividing the result by 9 and insert dividing the result by 8.

(2)

In paragraph (4), strike On January 2, 2013, for fiscal year 2013, and in and insert In.

(3)

In paragraph (5), strike 2013 and insert 2014.

(4)

In paragraph (6), strike 2013 and insert 2014.

(5)

In paragraph (7), strike subparagraph (A), strike (B) Fiscal years 2014–2021., move the remaining text 2 ems to the left, strike (i) and insert (A), and strike (ii) and insert (B).

2.

Elimination of sequestration under section 251 for fiscal year 2013

Notwithstanding section 254(f)(5) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, the President shall not issue an order under such section to carry out any sequestration that the Director of the Office of Management and Budget estimates is required for fiscal year 2013.