To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to increase transparency in Federal budgeting, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 8, 2014
Length: 25 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 7, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
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7 Cosponsors (7 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“On the House Floor This Week - 4/7/14”
— Rep. John K. Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Apr 7, 2014
“What's On The Floor This Week? - 4/7/2014”
— Rep. A. Dutch Ruppersberger [D-MD2] on Apr 7, 2014
“Blackburn Works to Bring Accountability to the Congressional Budget Process”
— Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] on Feb 11, 2014
Feb 7, 2012
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3581 (112th).
May 8, 2013
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Feb 11, 2014
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Apr 4, 2014
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 539 (113th).
Apr 7, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Jan 6, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 119 (114th).
H.R. 1872 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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