A bill to amend title 31 of the United States Code to increase the public debt limit.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Dakota. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2002
Length: 1 page
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.
S. 2578 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2578. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Debt Limit bill, Pub. L. No. 107-199, S. 2578, 107th Cong. (2002).
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