S. 365 (112th): Budget Control Act of 2011


Feb 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 2, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 2, 2011.


Pub.L. 112-25


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2011
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An act to provide for budget control.

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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. 1713 (Related)
U.S.A. AAA Credit Restoration Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 13, 2011

S. 1522 (Related)
Joint Select Committee on Job Creation Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 7, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 365” 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.


Feb 16, 2011
Reported by Committee
Feb 16, 2011
Passed Senate
Feb 17, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 2, 2011


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Aug 1, 2011 7:09 p.m.
Passed 269/161
On the Motion (Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to S. 365)
Aug 2, 2011 12:16 p.m.
Motion Agreed to 74/26

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