H.R. 13385 (95th): A bill to provide for a temporary increase in the public debt limit.


Jul 10, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 3, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 3, 1978.


Pub.L. 95-333


Albert Ullman

Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 1978

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

7/19/1978--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #571 (205-202)) Increases the temporary public debt limit until March 31, 1979, by $398,000,000,000. Amends the Second Liberty Bond Act to increase ... Read more >


Jul 10, 1978

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Jul 19, 1978
Passed House

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Aug 2, 1978
Passed Senate

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Aug 3, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13385”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Jul 19, 1978 midnight
unknown 205/202

Related Bills

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H.R. 14832 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 30, 1974

H.R. 5229 (96th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 11, 1979

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