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H.R. 2506 (113th): Duplication Elimination Act of 2013

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To amend the Pay-As-You-Go-Act of 2010 to create an expedited procedure to enact recommendations of the Government Accountability Office for consolidation and elimination to reduce duplication.

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Sponsor and status

Charles Dent

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2013
Length: 9 pages
Jun 26, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


47 Cosponsors (25 Democrats, 22 Republicans)


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What legislators are saying

Rep. Dent, Rep. Murphy Join with Sens. Manchin and Ayotte to Introduce the Duplication Elimination Ac
    — Rep. Charles Dent [R-PA15, 2005-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 27, 2013

Congresswoman Jenkins Unveils Bipartisan Legislative Package With No Labels' Problem Solvers
    — Rep. Lynn Jenkins [R-KS2, 2009-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 18, 2013

congressman Bishop joins congressional problem solvers in unveiling bipartisan legislative package
    — Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA2] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 18, 2013

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Jun 26, 2013

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H.R. 2506 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2506. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

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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