To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide that any estimate prepared by the Congressional Budget Office or the Joint Committee on Taxation shall include costs relating to servicing the public debt, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 17, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 17, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jan 17, 2019
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H.R. 638 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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