A bill to provide guidance and priorities for Federal Government obligations in the event that the debt limit is reached.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 20, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Oct 19, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 20, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 692 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Oct 21, 2015
Jan 28, 2013
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 81 (113th).
Oct 19, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 20, 2015
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Aug 3, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1740.
S. 2181 (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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