H.R. 857 (113th): Protect Troops at War Act of 2013


Feb 27, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

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


Paul Cook

Representative for California's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2013
Length: 6 pages

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To amend section 251A of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate the Department of Defense sequestration for fiscal years 2013 and 2014 and sequester such eliminated sums over a period of fiscal years 2015 through 2021.

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Feb 27, 2013

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