About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend title 31 of the United States Code to increase the public debt limit.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 27, 2002
- What is a bill?
The “S.” in “S. 2578” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Jun 11, 2002 12:53 p.m.
Bill Passed 68/29Motion to Commit with Instructions: S 2578 To amend title 31 of the United States Code to increase the public debt limit.Jun 27, 2002 8:34 p.m.
Failed 207/222Jun 27, 2002 8:47 p.m.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2578 — 107th Congress: Debt Limit bill. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s2578
“S. 2578 — 107th Congress: Debt Limit bill.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. May 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s2578>
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