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

Overview

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

History

May 17, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 17, 2007
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

May 17, 2007
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Considered and Passed by the House.

Sep 12, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 24, 2007
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Sep 27, 2007
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Sep 29, 2007
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 43 (110th) was a 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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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