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Oct 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 24 pages
A bill 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.
8/1/2008--Reported to Senate amended.Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2008 - Section3 - Expresses the sense of Congress that U.S. debt cancellation or international debt relief ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2166 — 110th Congress: Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2166
“S. 2166 — 110th Congress: Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2166>
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