To increase the statutory limit on the public debt, increase job creation, and reduce projected medium and long-term Federal budget deficits and debt.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jul 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
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
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H.R. 2544 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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