Vote — Dec 1, 2015 5:48 p.m.
Jun 4, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 28, 2002
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 28, 2002.
Senator from South Dakota
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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2002
Length: 1 pages
A bill to amend title 31 of the United States Code to increase the public debt limit.
6/11/2002--Passed Senate without amendment.Increases the public debt limit from $5.95 trillion to $6.4 trillion. Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2578”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 27, 2002
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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. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s2578>
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