About the resolution
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Passed Senate with Changes
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.J.Res. 668 — 99th Congress: A joint resolution increasing the statutory limit on the public debt.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hjres668
“H.J.Res. 668 — 99th Congress: A joint resolution increasing the statutory limit on the public debt..” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. May 2, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hjres668>
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|quote=A joint resolution increasing the statutory limit on the public debt.