Introduced Senate Bill (S)

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Coercive federal funds in the budget. Requires the office of management and budget to: (1) prepare a coercive federal funds report for each budget bill; and (2) classify the conditions of each source of federal funds in the budget bill. Permits the attorney general to bring a suit in federal court to enjoin spending conditions of federal funds. Provides that the governor or legislative council may hire private counsel to bring a suit if the attorney general declines to bring a suit. Provides that the governor may consult with other governors to develop a coordinated approach to issues concerning coercive Coercive federal funds in the budget. Requires the office of management and budget to: (1) prepare a coercive federal funds report for each budget bill; and (2) classify the conditions of each source of federal funds in the budget bill. Permits the attorney general to bring a suit in federal court to enjoin spending conditions of federal funds. Provides that the governor or legislative council may hire private counsel to bring a suit if the attorney general declines to bring a suit. Provides that the governor may consult with other governors to develop a coordinated approach to issues concerning coercive federal funding programs. ... View more