H.R. 6066 (98th): A bill to require that the President transmit to the Congress, and that the congressional Budget Committees report, a balanced budget for each fiscal year.

Introduced:

Aug 2, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James Jones

Representative for Oklahoma's 1st congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
8/2/1984--Introduced.Requires the President to transmit to Congress for FY 1986 and each fiscal year thereafter a balanced budget.Permits the transmittal of alternate budget proposals which, if implemented, would result in ... Read more >
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H.R. 3 (99th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1985

H.R. 6200 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 6, 1984

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History

Introduced
Aug 2, 1984

Details

Cosponsors
96 cosponsors (96D) (show)
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Votes

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