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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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2685 — 112th Congress: Restoring America’s Dignity Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2685
“H.R. 2685 — 112th Congress: Restoring America’s Dignity Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2685>
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