S. 236: Duplication Elimination Act of 2015

A bill to amend the Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010 to create an expedited procedure to enact recommendations of the Government Accountability Office for consolidation and elimination to reduce duplication.

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Jan 22, 2015


Reported by Committee on Feb 10, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 10, 2016.


Joe Manchin III

Senior Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2015
Length: 9 pages


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Jan 22, 2015

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Feb 10, 2016
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S. 236 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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