Bill Text — Jan 26, 2012
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Jan 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on January 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2012
Length: 2 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2040”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2040 — 112th Congress: Budget Before Borrowing Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2040
“S. 2040 — 112th Congress: Budget Before Borrowing Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2040>
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