S.Amdt.801 to S.Con.Res.11114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Amends Bill:||S.Con.Res.11 — An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Submitted 03/25/2015, Proposed 03/25/2015)|
|Latest Action:||03/25/2015 Amendment SA 801 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 53. Record Vote Number: 91.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 801 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
To build on the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 by restoring a below-sequester level cut of $9,000,000,000 to nondefense discretionary spending in 2017, replacing sequestration in 2016 and 2017 and increasing funding above sequester levels by a total of $148,000,000,000 for the 2 years, increasing defense and nondefense discretionary spending above sequester levels by equal amounts, eliminating the overseas contingency operations gimmick contained in the committee-reported resolution, and offsetting the net increase in defense and nondefense discretionary spending by closing tax loopholes.