H.J.Res. 45 (111th): Increasing the statutory limit on the public debt.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 12, 2010

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on February 12, 2010.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-139

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 23 pages

History

Apr 29, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 29, 2009
 
Text Published

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

Jan 28, 2010
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Feb 12, 2010
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Aug 25, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

H.J.Res. 45 (111th) 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 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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