H.R. 3461 (99th): Biennial Budgeting Act of 1985


Oct 1, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 1, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Edgar

Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide for a two-year budgeting cycle, to provide for separate and timely consideration each of authorizing legislation, budget resolution, and appropriations, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Biennial Budgeting Act of 1985 - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to establish a two-year cycle for the presidential and congressional budget process.Requires each standing committee of the ... Read more >

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Oct 1, 1985

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3461”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 382 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1985

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