A bill to amend title 11 of the United States Code to treat Puerto Rico as a State for purposes of chapter 9 of such title relating to the adjustment of debts of municipalities.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Menendez Blasts Republicans for Blocking Efforts to Combat Puerto Rico’s Economic Crisis”
— Sen. Robert “Bob” Menendez [D-NJ] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 9, 2015
Jul 15, 2015
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S. 1774 (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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