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May 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on May 19, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: May 19, 2011
Length: 48 pages
5/19/2011--Introduced.Sets forth the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2012, including the appropriate budgetary levels for FY2013-FY2016.Lists recommended budgetary levels and amounts for FY2012-FY2016 with respect to: (1) federal ... Read more >
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Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 34 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Con.Res. 20 (112th).
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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 20”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
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