S. 1326 (112th): A bill to implement the President’s request to increase the statutory limit on the public debt.


Jul 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rand Paul
Junior Senator from Kentucky


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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2011
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)
7/5/2011--Introduced.Increases the statutory limit on the public debt from $14.294 trillion to $16.7 trillion.

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The “S.” in “S. 1326” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Jul 5, 2011
Reported by Committee
Jul 6, 2011



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