S. 1651 (112th): Honest Budget Act

Introduced:

Oct 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions

Senator from Alabama

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 4, 2011
Length: 30 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 3414 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 14, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for greater transparency and honesty in the Federal budget process.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3414 (Related)
Honest Budget Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2011

H.R. 3581 (Related)
Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 7, 2012

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The “S.” in “S. 1651” 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
Oct 4, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
21 cosponsors (21R) (show)
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Votes

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