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Jun 7, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 16, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 35th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2008
Length: 20 pages
Reported by Committee — Jun 24, 2008
To provide for greater responsibility in lending and expanded cancellation of debts owed to the United States and the international financial institutions by low-income countries, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1103 (110th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4405 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2634”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2009
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2634 — 110th Congress: Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2634
“H.R. 2634 — 110th Congress: Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2634>
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