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H.R. 4848: Zero-Baseline Budget Act of 2018

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To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate automatic increases for inflation from CBO baseline projections for discretionary appropriations, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Louie Gohmert Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 19, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Jan 19, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 19, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 19, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4848 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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