New Cosponsor — Jul 16, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN5]
The bill now has 6 cosponsors (4 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
May 8, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 8, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 8, 2013
Length: 19 pages
To amend the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to provide for a legislative line-item veto to expedite consideration of rescissions, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: Feb 8, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1870 — 113th Congress: Expedited Legislative Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1870
“H.R. 1870 — 113th Congress: Expedited Legislative Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. September 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1870>
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