Bill Text — Jul 28, 2011
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Jul 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2011
Length: 5 pages
To increase the statutory limit on the public debt by $750,000,000,000 upon the adoption by Congress of a balanced budget constitutional amendment and by an additional $750,000,000,000 upon ratification by the States of that amendment.
7/28/2011--Introduced.Restoring America's Dignity Act of 2011 - Increases the public debt limit by $750 billion, effective upon adoption by the Congress of a balanced budget constitutional amendment in accordance with ... Read more >
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