New Cosponsor — Jan 29, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. Joe Manchin [D-WV]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
Jul 16, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Jul 16, 2013
Length: 21 pages
A bill to establish the Government Transformation Commission to review and make recommendations regarding cost control in the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
7/16/2013--Introduced.Government Transformation Act of 2013 - Establishes the Government Transformation Commission as an independent commission. Directs the Commission to:make specific and actionable recommendations to congressional committees for legislative changes, including ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1297”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1297 — 113th Congress: Government Transformation Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1297
“S. 1297 — 113th Congress: Government Transformation Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1297>
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