About the bill
A bill to ensure the complete and timely payment of the obligations of the United States Government until December 31, 2014.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Failed Cloture in the Senate
The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1569 — 113th Congress: Default Prevention Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1569
“S. 1569 — 113th Congress: Default Prevention Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1569>
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