H.R.2990 - An act to increase the permanent public debt limit, and for other purposes.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rostenkowski, Dan [D-IL-8] (Introduced 05/12/1983)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means | Senate - Finance|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 98-121|
|Latest Action:||05/26/1983 Became Public Law No: 98-34. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.2990 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (05/18/1983)
Increases the public debt limit from $400,000,000,000 to $1,389,000,000,000.
Repeals the provision of the Act of September 30, 1982, which provides for temporary increases in the public debt limit.
Increases the limit on long-term government bonds to not more than $150,000,000,000 (currently, $110,000,000,000).