H.R. 5371 (96th): A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to limit the levels of total budget outlays contained in certain concurrent resolutions on the budget.


Sep 24, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 24, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Jones
Representative for Oklahoma's 1st congressional district

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H.R. 5993 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 29, 1979

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Summary (CRS)
9/24/1979--Introduced.Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to prohibit the adoption of any concurrent resolution on the budget which sets forth a level of total budget outlays in excess of ...

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H.R. 5993 (identical)

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Last Action: Nov 29, 1979

S. 2090 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 6, 1979

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Sep 24, 1979


70 cosponsors (36R, 34D) (show)
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