H.R. 849 (113th): Sequestration Relief Act of 2013

Introduced:

Feb 27, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 27, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Adam Smith
Representative for Washington's 9th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2013
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Introduced
Feb 27, 2013

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