H.R. 1954 (113th): Sunset Wasteful Executive Expenditures and Programs Act of 2013


May 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Hudson

Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2013
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 7 of title 31, United States Code, to require the Comptroller General to assist Congress and the President in eliminating agencies and programs in Executive departments that no longer serve a public need, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/13/2013--Introduced.Sunset Wasteful Executive Expenditures and Programs Act of 2013 - Requires the Comptroller General (GAO):(1) each year, beginning in 2014, to review three executive departments to identify agencies and programs ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 13, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1954”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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