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April 5, 2011, 8:00 pm ET - Amendment SA 286 proposed by Senator Landrieu for Senator Inouye.
April 6, 2011, 1:42 pm ET - On the Amendment S.Amdt. 286 to S. 493 (SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011)

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SA 286. Mr. INOUYE submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by him to the bill S. 493, to reauthorize and improve the SBIR and STTR programs, and for other purposes; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:

At the end of title V, add the following:
SEC. __X. CONSOLIDATING UNNECESSARY DUPLICATIVE AND OVERLAPPING GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS.
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, not later than 150 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Director of the Office of Management and Budget shall--
(1) compile a list of Government programs and agencies selected from the Government programs and agencies with duplicative and overlapping missions identified in the March 2011 Government Accountability Office report to Congress entitled "Opportunities to Reduce Potential Duplication in Government Programs, Save Tax Dollars, and Enhance Revenue" (GAO-11-318SP); and
(2) in accordance with the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974, submit to Congress recommended amounts of rescissions of budget authority for Government programs and agencies on that list.
(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Apr 5, 2011.)