H.R. 472 (113th): Federal Cost Reduction Act of 2013


Feb 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gerald Connolly

Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2013
Length: 25 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reduce Federal expenditures associated with data center real estate and electricity consumption, to implement savings reductions proposed by Federal employees, to reduce energy costs across Federal Executive agencies, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/4/2013--Introduced.Federal Cost Reduction Act of 2013 - Requires: (1) the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to issue recommendations for reducing or consolidating the number of federal ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 4, 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. 472”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.



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

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