S. 565: Billion Dollar Boondoggle Act of 2019

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Date of Report

Mon November 18th, 2019

Legislation Details

116th Congress

A bill to require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to submit to Congress an annual report on projects that are over budget and behind schedule, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Joni Ernst — R — IA

Requires the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to submit annual reports to Congress that include specified details regarding certain federally funded projects that are (1) more than five years behind schedule, or (2) have expenditures that are at least $1 billion more than the original cost estimate for the project. The reports must also be posted on the OMB website and included with the President's budget.

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