H.R. 14923 (94th): Government Economy and Spending Reform Act


Jul 28, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan Steelman

Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the elimination of inactive and overlapping Federal programs, to require authorizations of new budget authority for Government programs and activities at least every 4 years, to establish a procedure for zero-base review and evaluation of Government programs and activities every 4 years.

Summary (CRS)

7/28/1976--Introduced.Government Economy and Spending Reform Act - TitleI - Authorizations of New Budget AuthorityTerminates on specified dates budget authority for all Government programs except health care services, general retirement and ... Read more >

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Jul 28, 1976

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 14923”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
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H.R. 11734 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 5, 1976

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