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H.R.3256: Fiscal Sanity Act for Appropriations

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about economics and public finance
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Sponsor Alan Grayson, D-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Oct. 5, 2013
Latest Major Action Oct. 5, 2013
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Bill Summary

Fiscal Sanity Act for Appropriations - Makes appropriations for 300 days for: (1) each project or activity for which budget authority was provided in the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 (P.L. 113-6) in an amount equal to the authority provided in such Act, as reduced pursuant to the presidential sequestration order dated March 1, 2013, to remain available for a comparable period of availability; and (2) entitlements and other mandatory payments whose budget authority was provided in appropriations Acts for FY2013, and for activities under the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, in such amounts as may be necessary to maintain program levels as they existed on September 30, 2013.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 5, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.