Text: H.R.4944 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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HR 4944 IH
102d CONGRESS
2d Session
 H. R. 4944
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require that the Congressional
Budget Office prepare an analysis of the job loss or gain that would result
from each reported bill.
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 9, 1992
Mr. PAXON (for himself, Mr. CUNNINGHAM, and Mr. DANNEMEYER) introduced the
following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Rules
A BILL
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require that the Congressional
Budget Office prepare an analysis of the job loss or gain that would result
from each reported bill.
  Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United
  States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
  This Act may be cited as the `Job Impact Accountability Act of 1992'.
SEC. 2. CBO JOB ANALYSES.
  Section 403(a) of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 (2 U.S.C. 653(a))
  is amended--
  (1) by redesignating paragraphs (3) and (4) as paragraphs (4) and (5),
  respectively, and in paragraph (4) (as redesignated) by striking `paragraph
  (1) and (2)' and inserting `paragraphs (1), (2), and (3)'; and
  (2) by inserting after paragraph (2) the following new paragraph:
  `(3) an estimate of the job creation or loss which would be incurred in
  carrying out such bill or resolution in the fiscal year in which it is to
  become effective and in each of the 4 fiscal years following such fiscal
  year, together with the basis for each such estimate;'.

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