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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Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2011
Length: 5 pages
Jul 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 28, 2011
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H.R. 2685 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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