New Cosponsor — Nov 15, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH2]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
Sep 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on September 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 52nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2013
Length: 13 pages
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide for a debt stabilization process, and for other purposes.
9/19/2013--Introduced.Pay Down the Debt Act of 2013 - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to establish a budget target for: (1) FY2016 that is a ratio of debt held ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3149 — 113th Congress: Pay Down the Debt Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3149
“H.R. 3149 — 113th Congress: Pay Down the Debt Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3149>
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