About the bill
- Full Title
To require that the United States Government prioritize all obligations on the debt held by the public, Social Security benefits, and military pay in the event that the debt limit is reached, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 164.
5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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