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H.R. 5220 (116th): A Fast-Tracked Executive Rescission Review (AFTER) of Appropriations Act of 2019

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To amend the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to provide for a legislative line-item veto to expedite consideration of rescissions, and cancellations of items of new direct spending and limited tax benefits.

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The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program, typically for a single fiscal year (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Sponsor and status

Ralph Norman

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 21, 2019
Length: 24 pages
Introduced
Nov 21, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 21, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

6 Cosponsors (6 Republicans)

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History

Nov 21, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5220 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5220. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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