S. 1290 (112th): Spending Cap Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jun 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Junior Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2011
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to impose discretionary and certain mandatory spending caps and correct the fiscal recklessness of 2001 through 2011.

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Related Bills

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

S. 3482 (Related)
Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

S. 1340 (Related)
Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1290” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jun 28, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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