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Jan 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Ohio
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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2013
Length: 6 pages
A bill to require that any debt limit increase be balanced by equal spending cuts of the next decade.
1/22/2013--Introduced.Dollar-for-Dollar Deficit Reduction Act - Requires the Secretary of the Treasury, in the event of a near breach of the current $14.294 trillion public debt limit, to issue a debt ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 333.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 43”). 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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