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HR 3877 - Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019 - National Key Vote

Steven Watkins, Jr. voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (67-28) - (Key vote)
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Title: Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes discretionary spending limits, suspends the debt limit, and modifies budget enforcement procedures for fiscal years 2020 and 2021.

Highlights:

 

  • Amends the discretionary spending limit in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $666.5 billion for the revised security category in the new budget authority and by appropriating $621.5 billion for the revised non-security category for the 2020 fiscal year (Sec. 101).

  • Amends the discretionary spending limit in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $671.5 billion for the revised security category in the new budget authority and by appropriating $626.5 billion for the revised non-security category for the 2021 fiscal year (Sec. 101).

  • Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $8 billion for fiscal year 2020, and $8 billion for 2021 for the revised non-security category (Sec. 101).

  • Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $71.5 billion for fiscal year 2020, and $69 billion for 2021 for the revised security category (Sec. 101).

  • Establishes a temporary extension of the federal debt limit until August 1, 2021 (Sec. 301).

  • Specifies that upon enactment of this act, the balances on “Pay-As-You-Go” (PAYGO) scorecards shall be set to zero (Sec. 102).

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (284-149) - (Key vote)
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Title: Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes discretionary spending limits, suspends the debt limit, and modifies budget enforcement procedures for fiscal years 2020 and 2021.

Highlights:

 

  • Amends the discretionary spending limit in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $666.5 billion for the revised security category in the new budget authority and by appropriating $621.5 billion for the revised non-security category for the 2020 fiscal year (Sec. 101).

  • Amends the discretionary spending limit in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $671.5 billion for the revised security category in the new budget authority and by appropriating $626.5 billion for the revised non-security category for the 2021 fiscal year (Sec. 101).

  • Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $8 billion for fiscal year 2020, and $8 billion for 2021 for the revised non-security category (Sec. 101).

  • Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act by appropriating $71.5 billion for fiscal year 2020, and $69 billion for 2021 for the revised security category (Sec. 101).

  • Establishes a temporary extension of the federal debt limit until August 1, 2021 (Sec. 301).

  • Specifies that upon enactment of this act, the balances on “Pay-As-You-Go” (PAYGO) scorecards shall be set to zero (Sec. 102).

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019

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