H.R. 3778 (112th): Budget Before Borrowing Act of 2012


Jan 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Doug Lamborn

Representative for Colorado's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2012
Length: 2 pages

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To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to establish a point of order to prohibit the extension of the public debt limit unless a concurrent resolution on the budget has been agreed to and is in effect.

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Jan 18, 2012

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