H.R. 444: Require a PLAN Act
Sponsor: Rep Price, Tom [GA-6] (introduced 2/1/2013) Cosponsors (83)
Related Bills: H.RES.48
An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 113-8 to make changes to the findings section, clarifying that Congress holds responsibility for passing budgets and appropriating funds.
An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 113-8 to add findings stating Simpson-Bowles created a balanced package of revenue and spending reforms which should form the basis for meeting the requirements of this act.
An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 113-8 to require one of the additional policies presented in the supplemental budget to be an evaluation of duplicative agencies and proposals to consolidate them for cost-savings.
An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 113-8 to require the supplemental unified budget to include the cost, per taxpayer, of the annual deficit for each year in which such budget is projected to result in a deficit.
An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 113-8 to mirror the House-passed Rules package by requiring the President's budget proposal to include a category for Means-Tested Direct Spending and Nonmeans-Tested Direct Spending, including average growth for each category.
House defeats Simpson-Bowles amendment to GOP budget bill bit.ly/TKVkND— GovTop Network (@GovTop) February 6, 2013
House votes 253-167 to require balanced budget date from Obama bit.ly/WyfngL— GovTop Network (@GovTop) February 6, 2013