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H.R. 1497 (114th): To amend title 31, United States Code, to require reporting by the Secretary of the Treasury of reduction measures being used to avoid defaulting on Government obligations in the event that the debt limit is reached, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Tim Huelskamp

Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Mar 19, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mar 19, 2015

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H.R. 1497 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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