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H.R. 2021: Investing for the People Act of 2019

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To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 and to establish a congressional budget for fiscal year 2020.

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Sponsor and status

John Yarmuth

Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2019
Length: 14 pages
Introduced
Apr 2, 2019
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 3877: Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 2, 2019. (compare text)
Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Representatives Woodall and Scott Team Up to Advocate for Georgia Farmers
    — Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7] on Apr 17, 2019

the weekly leader: april 5, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Apr 5, 2019

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - April 5, 2019
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Apr 8, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2021 will add $356 billion in new spending through 2029.

History

Apr 2, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 3, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 5, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on the Budget

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

H.R. 2021 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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

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