New Cosponsor — Mar 20, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Madeleine Bordallo [D-GU0]
The bill now has 4 cosponsors (4 Democrats).
Feb 27, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2013
Length: 8 pages
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate the section 251A sequestrations and to reduce the security and nonsecurity discretionary spending limits by $320 billion from fiscal year 2014 through fiscal year 2021, and to suspend the statutory limit on the public debt until February 1, 2017.
2/27/2013--Introduced.Sequestration Relief Act of 2013 - Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Controlled Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act), as amended by the Budget Control Act of 2011, to repeal ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 849 — 113th Congress: Sequestration Relief Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr849
“H.R. 849 — 113th Congress: Sequestration Relief Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr849>
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