To provide further means of accountability of the United States debt and promote fiscal responsibility.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2017
Length: 6 pages
Jan 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 13, 2017
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H.R. 523 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Debt Transparency and Accountability Act, H.R. 523, 115th Cong. (2017).
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