H.J.Res. 43 (110th): Increasing the statutory limit on the public debt.

Introduced:

May 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Sep 29, 2007

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on September 29, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-91

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2007
Length: 1 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/29/2007--Public Law.Increases the statutory limit on the public debt from $8.965 trillion to $9.815 trillion.

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Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 21 (Caused-Action)
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government ...

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
May 17, 2007

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 43” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

History

Introduced
May 17, 2007
Reported by Committee
Sep 12, 2007
Passed Senate
Sep 27, 2007
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 29, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On the Joint Resolution
Sep 27, 2007 8:16 p.m.
Joint Resolution Passed 53/42

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