To eliminate the sequestration under section 251A of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2013
Length: 1 page
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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38 Cosponsors (38 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“congresswoman frederica Wilson votes to stop flight delays; urges comprehensive fix to the sequester”
— Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL24] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 26, 2013
Feb 28, 2013
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Feb 5, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 782 (114th).
H.R. 900 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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