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H.J.RES.99: Relating to the disapproval of the President's exercise of authority to suspend the debt limit, as submitted under section 1002(b) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014 on October 17, 2013.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about economics and public finance
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Sponsor Todd Young, R-Ind.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Oct. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action Oct. 31, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Disapproves of the President's exercise of authority to suspend the debt limit.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 31, 2013 Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 232, Pursuant to Sec. 1002 of Public Law 113-46.
Oct. 30, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Oct. 30, 2013

On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 222 - 191, 2 Present (Roll no. 570). (text: CR 10/29/2013 H6872)

Oct. 30, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H6928)
Oct. 29, 2013 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.J.Res. 99, the Chair put the question on passage of the joint resolution and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Levin demanded the yeas and nays the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of passage of the joint resolution until a time to be announced.
Oct. 29, 2013 The previous question was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H6876)
Oct. 29, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to H.Res. 391 and section 1002(e)(2)(c) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.J. Res. 99.
Oct. 29, 2013 Considered under the provisions of H.Res. 391 and section 1002(e) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014. (consideration: CR H6872-6876)
Oct. 29, 2013 On motion to consider Agreed to by voice vote. (consideration: CR H6872)
Oct. 29, 2013 Pursuant to H. Res. 931 and section 1002(e) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014, Mr. Young (IN) moved that the House consider H.J.Res. 99. (consideration: H6872)
Oct. 28, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.