H.R. 2191 (105th): National Debt Repayment Act of 1997


Jul 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 17, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Neumann

Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 17, 1997
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 regarding procedures for budget resolutions and to amend title 31, United States Code, to direct repayment of the public debt.

Summary (CRS)

7/17/1997--Introduced.National Debt Repayment Act of 1997 - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require concurrent resolutions on the budget, beginning with the one for the first fiscal year ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 17, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2191”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


109 cosponsors (101R, 8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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