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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 May 9, 2005 (Referred to Senate Committee).

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HJ 47 RFS

109th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. J. RES. 47

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 9, 2005

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


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.

Passed the House of Representatives April 28, 2005.

Attest:

JEFF TRANDALH,

Clerk.