H.R. 920 (112th): Zero-Baseline Budget Act of 2011


Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louie Gohmert Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate automatic increases for inflation from CBO baseline projections for discretionary appropriations, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/3/2011--Introduced.Zero Baseline Budget Act of 2011 - Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act) to eliminate sequential and cumulative adjustments for inflation from Congressional ... Read more >

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Mar 3, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 920”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


49 cosponsors (49R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1896 (Related)
Baseline Elimination Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011

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