H.R. 1954 (112th): To implement the President’s request to increase the statutory limit on the public debt.
May 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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.
Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 24, 2011
Length: 2 pages
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 5/24/2011--Introduced.Increases the statutory limit on the public debt from $14.294 trillion to $16.7 trillion.
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Last Action: Jul 6, 2011
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Last Action: Jul 27, 2011
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