H.R. 1954 (112th): To implement the President’s request to increase the statutory limit on the public debt.

Introduced:

May 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on May 31, 2011.

Sponsor:

Dave Camp

Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: May 24, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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History

May 24, 2011
 
Introduced

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May 31, 2011
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

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