H.R. 2830 (113th): Prioritizing Debt Reduction in U.S. Foreign Assistance Act of 2013


Jul 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael McCaul

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit assistance to foreign countries whose governments hold more than $500,000,000,000 in United States Treasury securities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/25/2013--Introduced.Prioritizing Debt Reduction in U.S. Foreign Assistance Act of 2013 - Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the growing federal debt jeopardizes U.S. national security and economic stability, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 25, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2830”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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