To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to guarantee principal and interest payments on bonds issued by the government of the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, including its public corporations and instrumentalities, on the condition that the government of the territory demonstrates meaningful improvement in the management of its public finances, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 8, 2015
Length: 12 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on October 8, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Oct 8, 2015
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H.R. 3725 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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