H.R.1253 - Legislative Line Item Veto Act of 1993103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bunning, Jim [R-KY-4] (Introduced 03/09/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Government Operations; Rules|
|Latest Action:||04/29/1993 See H.R.1578. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1253 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/09/1993)
Legislative Line Item Veto Act of 1993 - Authorizes the President to rescind all or part of any discretionary budget authority if the President: (1) determines that such rescission would help reduce the Federal budget deficit, will not impair any essential Government functions, and will not harm the national interest; and (2) notifies the Congress, within 20 days after the enactment of the appropriations legislation, by a special message for each item to be rescinded.
Makes such a rescission effective unless the Congress enacts a rescission disapproval bill within a specified review period.
Describes: (1) information to be included in the President's message; and (2) procedures to govern consideration of rescission disapproval legislation in the Senate and the House of Representatives.