S. 280 (113th): Budget Reform Act of 2013


Feb 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota



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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2013
Length: 44 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure effective control over the Congressional budget process.

Summary (CRS)

2/12/2013--Introduced.Budget Reform Act of 2013 - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 (CBA) to require joint budget resolutions signed by the President instead of the concurrent resolutions now required ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 12, 2013

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. 280”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1679 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 11, 2011

H.R. 1869 (Related)
Biennial Budgeting and Enhanced Oversight Act of 2014

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2014

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