HR 235

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 235

To reduce unsustainable spending.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 7, 2011

Mr. BRADY of Texas introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, Financial Services, Natural Resources, Oversight and Government Reform, House Administration, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, Transportation and Infrastructure, Science, Space, and Technology, Armed Services, Agriculture, and Energy and Commerce, 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 reduce unsustainable spending.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. 15-PERCENT REDUCTION IN APPROPRIATIONS TO THE EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND CONGRESS.

SEC. 3. NO COST OF LIVING ADJUSTMENT IN PAY OF MEMBERS OF CONGRESS.

SEC. 4. FREEZE ON COST OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEES (INCLUDING CIVILIAN EMPLOYEES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE) SALARIES.

SEC. 5. REDUCTION IN THE NUMBER OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEES.

SEC. 6. LIMITATION ON GOVERNMENT PRINTING COSTS.

SEC. 7. LIMITATION OF GOVERNMENT TRAVEL COSTS.

SEC. 8. REDUCTION IN FEDERAL VEHICLE COSTS.

SEC. 9. SALE OF EXCESS FEDERAL PROPERTY.

`SUBCHAPTER VII--EXPEDITED DISPOSAL OF REAL PROPERTY

`Sec. 621. Definitions

`Sec. 622. Disposal program

`subchapter vii--expedited disposal of real property

SEC. 10. PROHIBITION ON USE OF FEDERAL FUNDS TO PAY UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION TO MILLIONAIRES.

SEC. 11. MANDATORY ELIMINATION OF DUPLICATIVE GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS.

SEC. 12. COLLECTION OF UNPAID TAXES FROM EMPLOYEES OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

`SUBCHAPTER VIII--COLLECTION OF UNPAID TAXES FROM EMPLOYEES OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

`Sec. 7381. Collection of unpaid taxes from employees of the Federal Government

`subchapter viii--collection of unpaid taxes from employees of the federal government

SEC. 13. TEN PERCENT REDUCTION IN VOLUNTARY CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE UNITED NATIONS.

SEC. 14. LOW-PRIORITY CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS OF CORPS OF ENGINEERS.

SEC. 15. TEN PERCENT REDUCTION IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE FUNDING.

SEC. 16. ELIMINATION OF THE SAFE AND DRUG-FREE SCHOOLS AND COMMUNITIES PROGRAM.

SEC. 17. RESCISSION OF AMOUNTS FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION.

SEC. 18. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE WASTEFUL ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 19. RESCISSION OF AMOUNTS FOR HOLLINGS MANUFACTURING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM AND BALDRIDGE PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCE PROGRAM.

SEC. 20. FOSSIL FUEL APPLIED RESEARCH.

SEC. 21. CORPORATION FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTING.

SEC. 22. FIFTEEN PERCENT REDUCTION IN FISCAL YEAR 2011 FUNDING FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE FOR PROCUREMENT.

SEC. 23. TEN PERCENT REDUCTION IN FISCAL YEAR 2011 FUNDING FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE FOR RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST, AND EVALUATION.

SEC. 24. REDUCTION IN DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE SPENDING IN SUPPORT OF MILITARY INSTALLATIONS.

SEC. 25. RESCISSION OF DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR PROGRAMS FUNDING.

SEC. 26. ELIMINATION OF PROGRAM TO PAY INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION FOR ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES RELATING TO STUDENT AID PROGRAM.

SEC. 27. ELIMINATION OF GRANTS TO LARGE AND MEDIUM HUB AIRPORTS UNDER AIRPORT IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 28. CONSOLIDATE ALL FEDERAL FIRE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS AND REDUCING FUNDING BY 10 PERCENT.

SEC. 29. HIGH-ENERGY COST GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 30. RESOURCE CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS.

SEC. 31. REPEAL OF LEAP.

SEC. 32. ELIMINATION OF THE B.J. STUPAK OLYMPIC SCHOLARSHIPS PROGRAM.

SEC. 33. REPEAL OF ROBERT C. BYRD HONORS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.

SEC. 34. ELIMINATION OF THE HISTORIC WHALING AND TRADING PARTNERS PROGRAM.

SEC. 35. ELIMINATION OF THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL PROGRAM.

SEC. 36. BROWNFIELDS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE.

SEC. 37. ELECTION REFORM GRANTS.

SEC. 38. ELECTION ASSISTANCE COMMISSION.

SEC. 39. EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 40. ELIMINATION OF HEALTH CARE FACILITIES AND CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM.

SEC. 41. HIGH PRIORITY SURFACE TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS.

SEC. 42. SAVE AMERICA'S TREASURES PROGRAM; PRESERVE AMERICA PROGRAM.

SEC. 43. TARGETED WATER INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS.

SEC. 44. NATIONAL PARK SERVICE CHALLENGE COST SHARE PROGRAM.

SEC. 45. DELTA HEALTH INITIATIVE.

SEC. 46. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE HEALTH CARE SERVICES GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 47. ELIMINATION OF LOAN REPAYMENT FOR CIVIL LEGAL ASSISTANCE ATTORNEYS.

SEC. 48. TARGETED AIR SHED GRANT PROGRAM.

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