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USSCR41Intro
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A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2023 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2024 through 2032.
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2022-06-15
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 29 - 67. Record Vote Number: 228. (CR S2960)
USHB8066Intro
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To make technical changes clarifying section 502 of the Federal Credit Reform Act of 1990.
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2022-06-14
To House Budget Committee
USHB8067Intro
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To make technical changes clarifying section 503 of the Federal Credit Reform Act of 1990.
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2022-06-14
To House Budget Committee
USHR1151Intro
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Providing for budget allocations, and for other purposes. Providing for budget allocations, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-08
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1153, H. Res. 1151 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H5361-5363; text: CR H5361-5363)
USSB4251Intro
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Establishes a point of order that prohibits considering legislation in the Senate that provides nondefense discretionary appropriations and would increase the deficit when inflation is at least 12%. The point of order may be waived or suspended by an...
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2022-05-18
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB4249Intro
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Establishes a point of order that prohibits considering legislation in the Senate that provides nondefense discretionary appropriations and would increase the deficit when inflation is at least 3%. The point of order may be waived or suspended by an ...
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2022-05-18
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB4250Intro
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Establishes a point of order that prohibits considering legislation in the Senate that provides nondefense discretionary appropriations and would increase the deficit when inflation is at least 8%. The point of order may be waived or suspended by an ...
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2022-05-18
To Senate Budget Committee
USHB7699Intro
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To rescind certain amounts appropriated under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB4020Intro
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A bill to require balanced budgets in concurrent resolutions on the budget, to establish limits on the waiver of budget points of order, and to prevent appropriations in excess of the amount authorized to be appropriated.
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2022-04-06
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB4016Intro
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A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to set responsible budget targets.
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2022-04-06
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB7420Intro
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To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to set responsible budget targets.
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2022-04-06
To House Rules Committee
USHCR83Intro
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Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2022 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2023 through 2031.
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2022-03-31
To House Budget Committee
USHB7262Intro
25%
To remove the discretionary inflater from the baseline and to provide that the salaries of Members of a House of Congress will be held in escrow if that House has not agreed to a concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2023.
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2022-03-29
To House Budget Committee
USHJR78Intro
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Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
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2022-03-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR77Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total federal expenditures for a year from exceeding the average annual federal revenue collected in the three prior years, adjusted for changes in population and inflation. Expend...
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2022-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USSJR42Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting total federal expenditures for a year from exceeding the average annual federal revenue collected in the three prior years, adjusted for changes in population and inflation. Expend...
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2022-03-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
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2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103. (TXT | PDF)
USHJR75PassThis joint resolution provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through March 15, 2022. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown that would otherwise occur if the FY2022 appropriations bills h...
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2022-03-11
Became Public Law No: 117-95. (TXT | PDF)
USHCR79Engross
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This concurrent resolution directs the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.B. 2471 (Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022) to amend the title of the bill.
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2022-03-11
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB3801Intro
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A bill to establish limitations on the amount of debt issued by the United States which may be held by foreign governments, entities, and individuals.
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2022-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHJR74Intro
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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment that prohibits the U.S. government from increasing its debt except for a specific purpose by a law adopted by three-fourths of the membership of each chamber of Congress.
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2022-03-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3770Intro
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Establishes a point of order that prohibits the Senate from considering legislation that would cause a net increase in outlays unless the Congressional Budget Office certifies that inflation is below 3%. The point of order may be waived by an affirma...
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2022-03-07
To Senate Budget Committee
USHB6617PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies and extends several expiring authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through the earlier of March 11, 2022, or the enactment of t...
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2022-02-18
Became Public Law No: 117-86. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3654Intro
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A bill to amend Chapter 31 of title 31, United States Code, to provide procedures for congressional disapproval of the issuance of additional debt.
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2022-02-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6724Intro
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To amend chapter 31 of title 31, United States Code, to provide procedures for congressional disapproval of the issuance of additional debt.
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2022-02-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3634Intro
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Establishes a point of order that prohibits the Senate from considering legislation that provides discretionary appropriations unless a Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report regarding the impact of the legislation on inflation has been submitted f...
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2022-02-10
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB6399Intro
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Establishes the U.S. Working Group on Inflation in Congress. The group must investigate the recent causes of elevated inflation and the relationships between inflation and gross domestic product growth, the labor market, poverty, crime, and other soc...
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2022-02-07
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H979)
USHB6628Intro
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To provide appropriations for a border wall and provide for a moratorium on certain other funding, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-07
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6629Intro
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To amend the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to require the Congressional Budget Office to provide an inflation estimate with respect to legislation with a significant impact on the Gross Domestic Product of the United States...
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2022-02-07
To House Rules Committee
USHB6423Intro
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Requires the Congressional Budget Office, upon receiving a request from Congress, to determine if legislation would reduce spending outside of the 10-year budget window through the use of preventive health and preventive health services.
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2022-01-19
To House Budget Committee
USHB6393Intro
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To amend chapter 31 of title 31 of the United States Code and title IV of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to automatically suspend the debt limit for the fiscal year of a budget resolution.
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2022-01-13
To House Rules Committee
USHB6144Intro
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To delay and offset the sequester to occur in January 2022 under the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-04
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSJR33PassThis joint resolution increases the public debt limit by $2.5 trillion.
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2021-12-16
Became Public Law No: 117-73. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6301Intro
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Requires the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to establish spending limits for direct spending programs that (1) are enacted or reauthorized after the enactment of this bill, and (2) do not have a specific level of authorized spending expressed ...
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2021-12-16
To House Budget Committee
USSR478Intro
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A resolution amending rule XXII of the Standing Rules of the Senate to increase the voting threshold to invoke cloture on general appropriation bills during periods of high inflation.
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2021-12-14
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB6191Intro
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Provides continuing appropriations to the District of Columbia courts and related agencies during any fiscal year in which appropriations have not otherwise been provided. (The continuing appropriations would exempt the courts and agencies from a gov...
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2021-12-08
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6139Intro
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To amend chapter 31 of title 31 of the United States Code and title IV of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to automatically suspend the debt limit for the fiscal year of a budget resolution.
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2021-12-03
To House Rules Committee
USHB6119PassProvides continuing FY2022 appropriations for federal agencies, provides supplemental appropriations, and extends several expiring authorities. Specifically, the bill provides continuing FY2022 appropriations to federal agencies through the earlier o...
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2021-12-03
Became Public Law No: 117-70. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5376Intro
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Provides funding, establishes programs, and otherwise modifies provisions relating to a broad array of areas, including education, labor, child care, health care, taxes, immigration, and the environment. (The bill is commonly referred to as the Build...
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2021-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table.
USHCR44Engross
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This concurrent resolution requires the congressional budget committees to conduct an annual joint hearing to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General regarding (1) the Government Accountability Office's audit of the financial statement of...
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2021-11-04
To Senate Budget Committee
USSB3179Intro
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Provides FY2022 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies, including the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. The independent a...
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2021-11-04
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB3062Intro
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Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, the Employee Benef...
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2021-10-25
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB3045Intro
25%
A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-21
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB3042Intro
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Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice (DOJ), the science agencies, and several related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Commerce for the International Trade Administrati...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB3006Intro
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Establishes annual discretionary spending limits for FY2022-FY2031. (Discretionary spending is spending that is controlled through the appropriations process.) For each year, the bill specifies limits for both defense and nondefense discretionary spe...
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2021-10-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 147.
USSB3007Intro
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A bill to amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to extend the discretionary spending limits.
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2021-10-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 148.
USSB3008Intro
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A bill to establish the Federal Rainy Day Fund to control emergency spending.
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2021-10-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 149.
USSB3005Intro
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A bill establishing appropriate thresholds for certain budget points of order in the Senate, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 146.
USSB3010Intro
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Establishes annual spending limits that are equal to specified percentages of potential gross domestic product (GDP). Potential GDP generally refers to the GDP that would occur if the economy were at full employment without inflation. The spending li...
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2021-10-20
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 151.
USSB3034Intro
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Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of the Interior, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and several related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to Interior for the Bureau of Land Management, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Ser...
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2021-10-20
To Senate Appropriations Committee
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