S. 625 (113th): Biennial Appropriations Act


Mar 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Enzi

Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for a biennial appropriations process with the exception of defense spending and to enhance oversight and the performance of the Federal Government.

Summary (CRS)

3/20/2013--Introduced.Biennial Appropriations Act - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require biennial (instead of annual) appropriations Acts, with the exception of annual defense appropriation bills.Defines the budget biennium ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 20, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 625”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1274 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 2011

S. 385 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 5, 2015

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