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Recent Actions

Last Action Description
July 14, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.2577

Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Second cloture motion on the conference report to accompany H.R. 2577 presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S5117)

S.3240

Pension and Budget Integrity Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

S.3213

Judgment Fund Transparency and Terrorism Financing Prevention Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

July 13, 2016
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S.3182

A bill to provide further means of accountability of the United States debt and promote fiscal responsibility.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

July 12, 2016
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H.R.5485

Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017

Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 557.

July 7, 2016
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S.3140

One Percent Spending Reduction Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

June 30, 2016
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S.2328

PROMESA

Became Public Law No: 114-187.

June 23, 2016
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H.R.2578

Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016

Motion to table the motion by Senator McConnell to commit to Senate Committee on the Judiciary with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 4858 rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 52. Record Vote Number: 109. (consideration: CR S4534-4535)

H.CON.RES.139

Providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 2577.

Received in the Senate.

June 16, 2016
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S.3067

Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 520.

June 15, 2016
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S.3061

FIRE Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

June 13, 2016
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H.R.5278

PROMESA

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

H.CON.RES.135

Directing the Secretary of the Senate to make technical corrections in the enrollment of S. 2328.

Received in the Senate.

June 9, 2016
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S.3040

Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 509.

May 25, 2016
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S.2982

Article I Regulatory Budget Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

May 19, 2016
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S.2956

Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 474.

May 17, 2016
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H.J.RES.93

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

S.2939

State, Territory, and Local Government Bailout Prevention Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

May 12, 2016
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H.R.2028

Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

April 28, 2016
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H.R.4900

PROMESA

Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.

April 26, 2016
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H.R.5054

Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 410.

April 21, 2016
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S.2844

Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 433.

S.2837

Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 432.

April 14, 2016
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S.2804

Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 420.

April 11, 2016
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H.R.4893

Risk Management and Homeowner Stability Act of 2016

Referred to House Budget

April 1, 2016
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H.J.RES.83

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

March 23, 2016
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H.R.4551

Keeping our Promise to Seniors Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.3777

America First Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

H.CON.RES.125

Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026.

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 356.

March 16, 2016
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S.J.RES.2

A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States requiring that the Federal budget be balanced.

Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.

March 15, 2016
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S.2682

Territories Relief Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

March 14, 2016
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S.2676

Puerto Rico Stability Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

H.R.4730

Unauthorized Spending Accountability Act

Referred to House Budget

Feb. 24, 2016
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H.RES.624

Directing the Committee on the Budget to hold a public hearing on the President's fiscal year 2017 budget request with the Director of the Office of Management and Budget as a witness.

Referred to the House Committee on Rules.

Feb. 9, 2016
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H.R.4512

Relief From Sequestration Act of 2016

Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

Feb. 8, 2016
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S.2513

Accurate Accounting Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

H.R.4496

FUNDS Act

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Feb. 3, 2016
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H.J.RES.81

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

Jan. 15, 2016
Bill Status

H.J.RES.79

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.R.4290

Puerto Rico Emergency Financial Stability Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.

Nov. 16, 2015
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H.R.3074

CPI for Seniors Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.

Nov. 9, 2015
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S.2260

Long-Term SCORE Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Nov. 5, 2015
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H.R.3984

Fairness for Crime Victims Act of 2015

Referred to House Budget

Nov. 3, 2015
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H.J.RES.69

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

Oct. 27, 2015
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H.R.3835

Protecting America's Solvency Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Oct. 22, 2015
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H.R.3804

Cost Estimates Reform Act of 2015

Referred to House Budget

H.R.692

Default Prevention Act

Received in the Senate.

Oct. 21, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1315

To amend section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, to require that annual budget submissions of the President to Congress provide an estimate of the cost per taxpayer of the deficit, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Oct. 20, 2015
Bill Status

S.2181

Default Prevention Act

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 273.

S.2182

Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2015

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 274.

H.R.3775

Pay Down the Debt Act of 2015

Referred to House Rules

H.R.3774

Protect America's Credit Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Oct. 9, 2015
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H.R.3737

Responsibly Paying Our Nation's Bills Act

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3753

Debt Ceiling Alternative Act

Referred to House Appropriations

Oct. 8, 2015
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H.R.3708

Prevent a December Government Shutdown Act

Referred to House Rules

Oct. 6, 2015
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S.2129

An Act Making Appropriations to Improve the Nation's Infrastructure and for Other Purposes, 2016

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 248.

S.2131

An Act Making Appropriations for Law Enforcement and for Other Purposes, 2016

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 250.

Sept. 10, 2015
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H.R.3476

Prevent a Government Shutdown Act of 2015

Referred to House Rules

Aug. 13, 2015
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H.R.1122

SHIELD Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

July 28, 2015
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H.R.3253

Expedited Consideration of Cuts, Consolidations, and Savings Act of 2015

Referred to House Rules

July 23, 2015
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H.R.3186

Baseline Reform Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

July 21, 2015
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S.1495

Fairness for Crime Victims Act of 2015

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 158.

July 8, 2015
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H.R.2822

Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016

Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 2822 as unfinished business.

June 25, 2015
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H.R.2913

Sound Dollar Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

June 17, 2015
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S.RES.199

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding establishing a National Strategic Agenda.

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.

May 21, 2015
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H.R.2498

Budget Integrity Act

Referred to House Budget

May 20, 2015
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H.R.2471

Maximizing America's Prosperity Act of 2015

Referred to House Rules

May 14, 2015
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H.R.2341

No Adding, No Padding Act

Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

April 21, 2015
Bill Status

H.J.RES.41

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.RES.207

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding establishing a National Strategic Agenda.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

April 14, 2015
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H.R.1776

Don't Interrupt America Act

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

March 31, 2015
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H.CON.RES.26

Effectuating the Compact for a Balanced Budget.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

March 27, 2015
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H.R.164

Ensuring the Full Faith and Credit of the United States and Protecting America's Soldiers and Seniors Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.

March 26, 2015
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H.R.1693

White House Accountability Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

March 24, 2015
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H.R.1591

Zero-based Budgeting Ensures Responsible Oversight (ZERO) Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

March 18, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1456

Biennial Budgeting and Appropriations Act of 2015

Referred to House Rules

March 16, 2015
Bill Status

S.744

REFUND Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.

March 4, 2015
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H.R.1241

Fiscal Sanity Act for the National Debt

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1235

Fiscal Sanity Act for the National Debt

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1242

Fiscal Sanity Act for the National Debt

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1243

Fiscal Sanity Act for the National Debt

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1236

Fiscal Sanity Act for the National Debt

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1325

Grant Return for Deficit Reduction Act

Referred to House Appropriations

H.R.1239

Fiscal Sanity Act for the National Debt

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Feb. 27, 2015
Bill Status

H.J.RES.35

Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Feb. 12, 2015
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S.493

Balanced Budget Accountability Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S988; text of measure as introduced: CR S988-989)

Feb. 9, 2015
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S.J.RES.9

A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States which requires (except during time of war and subject to suspension by Congress) that the total amount of money expended by the United States during any fiscal year not exceed the amount of certain revenue received by the United States during such fiscal year and not exceed 20 percent of the gross domestic product of the United States during the previous calendar year.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Feb. 5, 2015
Bill Status

S.399

Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

S.382

Baseline Reform Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

H.R.405

Review Every Dollar Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.

H.R.782

Cancel the Sequester Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

Feb. 3, 2015
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H.R.661

EDA Elimination Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.

Feb. 2, 2015
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S.334

End Government Shutdowns Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.

S.333

Dollar-for-Dollar Deficit Reduction Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Jan. 22, 2015
Bill Status

H.J.RES.18

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting the United States Government from increasing its debt except for a specific purpose by law adopted by three-fourths of the membership of each House of Congress.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.J.RES.17

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to balancing the budget.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

Jan. 21, 2015
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S.200

Accurate Budgeting Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Jan. 16, 2015
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S.181

Startup Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Jan. 12, 2015
Bill Status

H.J.RES.12

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.J.RES.4

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to balancing the budget.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.J.RES.1

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.J.RES.8

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States requiring that the Federal budget be balanced and that an increase in the Federal debt requires approval from a majority of the legislatures of the several States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.J.RES.7

Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

H.R.282

Long-Term Studies of Comprehensive Outcomes and Returns for the Economy Act (Long-Term SCORE Act)

Referred to House Rules

Jan. 8, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.39

To make 1 percent across-the-board rescissions in non-defense, non-homeland-security, and non-veterans-affairs discretionary spending for each of the fiscal years 2015 and 2016.

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H113)

Jan. 6, 2015
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H.R.119

Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2015

Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform

H.R.165

Transparency on Prioritizing Spending Act

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.49

To make 2 percent across-the-board rescissions in non-defense, non-homeland-security, and non-veterans-affairs discretionary spending for each of the fiscal years 2015 and 2016.

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.