Bill Text — Aug 2, 2012
This bill’s text is now available.
Jun 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Pennsylvania
Read Text »
Last Updated: Jun 28, 2011
Length: 18 pages
A bill to impose discretionary and certain mandatory spending caps and correct the fiscal recklessness of 2001 through 2011.
6/28/2011--Introduced.Spending Cap Act of 2011 - Expresses the sense of Congress that it should enact comprehensive tax reform that lowers marginal rates, broadens the base, and simplifies the tax code ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1290”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2011
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1290 — 112th Congress: Spending Cap Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1290
“S. 1290 — 112th Congress: Spending Cap Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1290>
|title=S. 1290 (112th)
|accessdate=October 6, 2015
|author=112th Congress (2011)
|date=June 28, 2011
|quote=Spending Cap Act of 2011