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Text of Debt Limit Increase resolution

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on March 20, 2006. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 17, 2006 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

Source: GPO

H.J.Res.47

One Hundred Ninth Congress

of the

United States of America

AT THE SECOND SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday,

the third day of January, two thousand and six

Joint Resolution

Increasing the statutory limit on the public debt.

    Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That subsection (b) of section 3101 of title 31, United States Code, is amended by striking out the dollar limitation contained in such subsection and inserting in lieu thereof $8,965,000,000,000.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate.