Bill Text — Mar 7, 2012
This bill’s text is now available.
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
Read Text »
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 18, 2012
The “S.” in “S. 2040” 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. July 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2040>
|title=S. 2040 (112th)
|accessdate=July 3, 2015
|author=112th Congress (2012)
|date=January 26, 2012
|quote=Budget Before Borrowing Act of 2012