Bill Text — Jul 27, 2011
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Jul 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To increase the statutory limit on the public debt, increase job creation, and reduce projected medium and long-term Federal budget deficits and debt.
7/14/2011--Introduced.Don't Default on America's Debts and Destroy American Jobs Act of 2011 - Increases the statutory limit on the public debt from $14.294 trillion to $16.7 trillion.Declares the sense of ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 27, 2011
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 6, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2544 — 112th Congress: Don’t Default on America’s Debts and Destroy American Jobs Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2544
“H.R. 2544 — 112th Congress: Don’t Default on America’s Debts and Destroy American Jobs Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2544>
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