S. 2040 (112th): Budget Before Borrowing Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jan 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mike Lee
Junior Senator from Utah
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to establish a point of order to prohibit an increase or other modification of the public debt limit unless a concurrent resolution on the budget has been agreed to and is in effect.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3778 (Related)
Budget Before Borrowing Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 18, 2012

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History

Introduced
Jan 26, 2012

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