Status Summary

Senate - 06/17/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Legislative Session



In Progress


Sen. Van Hollen, Chris

This bill requires the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) to produce studies and reports regarding federal spending on children.

The CBO must provide

studies of legislation containing changes in spending on children, upon the request of a congressional committee;
an annual report regarding spending on children; and
an annual report on the President's budget request for spending on children.
The CBO must also develop and maintain a public website that includes

the reports and studies required by this bill,
a dashboard containing key indicators and visualization tools to assist the public in understanding trends in spending on children, and
an open data portal that contains quantitative data on federal spending on children.