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Titles (2)

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Biennial Budgeting Act

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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide for a two-year budgeting cycle, to provide for separate and timely consideration each of authorizing legislation, budget resolutions, and appropriations, and for other purposes.

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10/13/1978Introduced in House

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10/13/1978Referred to House Committee on Rules.
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10/13/1978Introduced in House
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Cosponsors (8)

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Rep. Krebs, John H. [D-CA-17]
Rep. McCloskey, Paul N., Jr. [R-CA-12]
Rep. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA-3]
Rep. Lloyd, Marilyn [D-TN-3]
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7]
Rep. Forsythe, Edwin B. [R-NJ-6]
Rep. Downey, Thomas J. [D-NY-2]
Rep. Livingston, Bob [R-LA-1]

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House Rules10/13/1978 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/13/1978)

Biennial Budgeting Act - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to establish a two-year cycle for the congressional budget process. Requires each standing committee of Congress to review the laws and programs under its jurisdiction every other year and to consider the desirability of new legislation in such areas. Requires separate consideration for authorizing legislation, budget resolutions, and appropriation bills.