H.R.3581 - Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2011

To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to increase transparency in Federal budgeting, and for other purposes. view all titles (6)

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  • Official: To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to increase transparency in Federal budgeting, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2011 as introduced.
  • Short: Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2011 as reported to house.
  • Short: Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2011 as passed house.
  • Short: Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2012 as reported to house.
  • Short: Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2012 as passed house.

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Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [2]
 
H.Amdt 928 Fail An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 112-388 to establish a Commission of budgeting and accounting experts to provide recommendations to Congress regarding the best measure to accurately account for the costs of Federal credit programs. The amendment also allows the Commission to delay and or supersede the provisions of the bill.
H.Amdt 927 Withdrawn An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 112-388 to require the OMB Director to prepare all budgets submitted to the President according to both accrual-basis and cash-basis GAAP accounting standards.
Latest Actions View All Actions [31]
 
Dec 7th
Dec 7thReferred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Dec 7thReferred to House Budget

Latest Vote

Result: Passed - February 07, 2012

Roll call number 42 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 3581 Budget and Accounting Transparency Act

 

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