S. 465 (113th): A bill to permit flexibility in the application of the budget sequester by Federal agencies.


Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 5, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

3/5/2013--Introduced.Cancels the sequestration of budgetary resources for FY2013 ordered on March 1, 2013, pursuant to the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Balanced Budget Act).Requires the budget ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 5, 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. 465”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1017 (Related)
A bill to permit flexibility in the application of the budget sequester by Federal ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2013

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: