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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 3 pages
Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 14, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 6, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 164 (114th).
H.R. 247 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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