HR 1043

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1043

To provide an optional fast-track procedure the President may use when submitting rescission requests, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 11, 2011

Mr. VAN HOLLEN (for himself, Mr. CONNOLLY of Virginia, Mr. WELCH, Mr. MCGOVERN, Mr. MATHESON, Mr. OWENS, Mr. SHULER, Mr. COOPER, Mr. BOSWELL, Mr. SCHRADER, Mr. PETERS, Mr. QUIGLEY, Mr. LARSEN of Washington, Mr. BRALEY of Iowa, Mr. HONDA, Ms. BASS of California, Mr. ALTMIRE, Mr. BARROW, Mr. COSTA, Mr. CUELLAR, Mr. ROSS of Arkansas, Mr. CARDOZA, Mr. PETERSON, Mr. BOREN, Mr. DONNELLY of Indiana, Mr. DAVID SCOTT of Georgia, and Mr. MCINTYRE) (all by request): introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To provide an optional fast-track procedure the President may use when submitting rescission requests, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE AND PURPOSES.

SEC. 2. RESCISSIONS OF FUNDING.

`PART C--EXPEDITED CONSIDERATION OF PROPOSED RESCISSIONS

`SEC. 1021. APPLICABILITY AND DISCLAIMER.

`SEC. 1022. DEFINITIONS.

`SEC. 1023. TIMING AND PACKAGING OF RESCISSION REQUESTS.

`SEC. 1024. REQUESTS TO RESCIND FUNDING.

`SEC. 1025. GRANTS OF AND LIMITATIONS ON PRESIDENTIAL AUTHORITY.

`SEC. 1026. CONGRESSIONAL CONSIDERATION OF RESCISSION REQUESTS.

SEC. 3. TECHNICAL AND CONFORMING AMENDMENTS.

`PART C--Expedited Consideration of Proposed Rescissions

SEC. 4. AMENDMENTS TO PART A OF THE IMPOUNDMENT CONTROL ACT.

`SEC. 1002. SEVERABILITY.

SEC. 5. EXPIRATION.

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