New Cosponsors — Feb 28, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN7]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael Conaway [R-TX11]
The bill now has 19 cosponsors (17 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
Feb 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to allow intraagency transfers of funds to provide more flexibility for the agency to comply with a presidential sequestration order for fiscal year 2013 or 2014.
2/25/2013--Introduced.Sequestration Flexibility Act of 2013 - Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act) to authorize the head of any federal department or agency to ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 816 — 113th Congress: Sequestration Flexibility Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr816
“H.R. 816 — 113th Congress: Sequestration Flexibility Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr816>
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