Text: H.R.6716 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (12/30/2012)


112th CONGRESS
2d Session
H. R. 6716


To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate the sequestrations for fiscal year 2013.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 30, 2012

Mr. Dicks introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Budget


A BILL

To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate the sequestrations for fiscal year 2013.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Elimination of automatic section 251A sequestration for fiscal year 2013.

Section 251A of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 is amended as follows:

(1) In paragraph (3), strike “2013” and insert “2014” and strike “dividing the result by 9” and insert “dividing the result by 8”.

(2) In paragraph (4), strike “On January 2, 2013, for fiscal year 2013, and in” and insert “In”.

(3) In paragraph (5), strike “2013” and insert “2014”.

(4) In paragraph (6), strike “2013” and insert “2014”.

(5) In paragraph (7), strike subparagraph (A), strike “(B) Fiscal years 2014–2021.”, move the remaining text 2 ems to the left, strike “(i)” and insert “(A)”, and strike “(ii)” and insert “(B)”.

SEC. 2. Elimination of sequestration under section 251 for fiscal year 2013.

Notwithstanding section 254(f)(5) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, the President shall not issue an order under such section to carry out any sequestration that the Director of the Office of Management and Budget estimates is required for fiscal year 2013.