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Mar 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Alabama's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2013
Length: 38 pages
To provide for greater transparency and honesty in the Federal budget process.
3/19/2013--Introduced.Honest Budget Act of 2013 - Amends procedures in the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 that make it out of order in the Senate to consider appropriations legislation until the ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3844 (112th).
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1270”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2012
Last Action: Apr 7, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1270 — 113th Congress: Honest Budget Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1270
“H.R. 1270 — 113th Congress: Honest Budget Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1270>
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