H.R. 505 (113th): Balancing Act


Feb 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Keith Ellison
Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2013
Length: 275 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To repeal sequester while achieving balance in deficit reduction between revenue and cuts, and between non-defense cuts and defense cuts, to invest in job creation, and for other purposes.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 505” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Feb 5, 2013


17 cosponsors (17D) (show)

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