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SCONRES 5

Title: A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2021 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2022 through 2030.
Author: Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-VT)

Summary
...The resolution includes reconciliation instructions that direct several House and Senate committees to submit changes in laws within their jurisdictions that will increase the deficit over FY2021-FY2030 by no more than an amount specified for each committee. The committees must submit the legislation to their respective budget committees by February 16, 2021.

(Under current law, reconciliation bills are considered by Congress using expedited legislative procedures that prevent a filibuster and restrict amendments in the Senate.)

The resolution establishes reserve funds that allow (1) the chairs of the House and Senate Budget Committees to revise committee allocations, aggregates, and other budgetary levels to accommodate reconciliation legislation that complies with the instructions in this resolution; and (2) the chair of the House Budget Committee to make similar adjustments for deficit-neutral legislation.

The resolution also exempts reconciliation legislation ...

Status
Introduced in Senate 02/02/2021
Referred to the Committee on the Budget. (text: CR S253-258) 02/02/2021
Senate Committee on the Budget discharged pursuant to Section 300 of the Congressional Budget Act. 02/02/2021
Senate Committee on the Budget discharged pursuant to Section 300 of the Congressional Budget Act. 02/02/2021
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 4. 02/02/2021
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 49. Record Vote Number: 13. (CR S225) 02/02/2021
Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S226-232, S236-239) 02/02/2021
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S273-303, S304-314) 02/03/2021

Bill Text
(HTML) 02/10/2021 - SCONRES 5 (Enrolled+Bill)
(PDF) 02/10/2021 - SCONRES 5 (Enrolled+Bill)


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    Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-VT)
    U.S. Senate

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