S.373 - A bill to insure the separation of Federal powers and to protect the legislative function by requiring the President to notify the Congress whenever he impounds or authorizes the impounding of funds, and to provide a procedure under which the Senate and House of Representatives may approve the President's action or require the President to cease such action.93rd Congress (1973-1974)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Ervin, Sam J., Jr. [D-NC] (Introduced 01/16/1973)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary; Government Operations | House - Rules|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 93-121|
|Latest Action:||House - 08/01/1973 Conference scheduled in House. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 2 roll call votes|
This bill has the status Resolving Differences
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed Senate
- Passed House
- Resolving Differences
Summary: S.373 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (07/25/1973)
=Title I: Impoundment Control Procedures= - Requires the President to notify the Congress whenever he, the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, the head of any department or agency of the United States, or any officer or employee of the United States, impounds, orders the impounding, or permits the impounding of budget authority. Provides a procedure under which the Senate and the House of Representatives may approve the impounding action, in whole or in part, or require the President, the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, the Department or agency of the United States, or the officer or employee of the United States, to cease such action, in whole or in part, as directed by Congress.
=Title II: Ceiling on Fiscal Year 1974 Expenditures= - Provides that expenditures and net lending during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1974, under the budget of the United States Government, shall not exceed $267,100,000,000.