H.R. 2613: To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to provide the President with the authority to exempt civilian Department of Defense personnel accounts from sequestration.

Jul 08, 2013
Referred to Committee on Jul 08, 2013
4% chance of being enacted
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Jul 08, 2013
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Passed Senate
Signed by the President
John Barrow
Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district
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To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to provide ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 08, 2013


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11% chance of getting past committee.
4% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

6 cosponsors (6D) (show)

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Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to authorize the President to exempt Department of Defense (DOD) civilian personnel accounts from sequestration (automatic across-the-board budget cuts).

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