H.R. 1872 (113th): Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2014

Introduced:

May 8, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Scott Garrett

Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 8, 2014
Length: 25 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 8, 2013
 
Introduced

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Feb 11, 2014
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 7, 2014
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Apr 7, 2014 7:04 p.m.
Passed 230/165

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3581 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 7, 2012

H.R. 119 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2015

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