Senate Joint Resolution 33
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Joint resolution relating to increasing the debt limit.
Became Law
Became Law
Became Public Law 117-73 on Dec 16, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Dec 14, 2021
Latest Action
Dec 16, 2021
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Joint Resolution
Joint Resolution
A form of legislative measure used to propose changes in law, or to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.J.Res. or S.J.Res. Concurrent resolutions and simple resolutions are other types of resolutions. Bill is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
33
Congress
117
Policy Area
Economics and Public Finance
Economics and Public Finance
Primary focus of measure is budgetary matters such as appropriations, public debt, the budget process, government lending, government accounts and trust funds; monetary policy and inflation; economic development, performance, and economic theory.
Sponsorship by Party
New York
Senate Votes (3)
House Votes (2)
Passed
December 14, 2021
Type
Passed Senate
Senate Roll Call Votes
Summary

This joint resolution increases the public debt limit by $2.5 trillion.

Text (3)
Public Record
Record Created
Dec 15, 2021 5:27:29 AM
Record Updated
Mar 4, 2022 1:12:24 AM