ABSTRACT

Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019: Changes to the BCA and Debt Limit [Updated August 5, 2019]   [open pdf - 779KB]

From the Document: "The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019 (BBA 2019; P.L. 116-37) was enacted on August 2, 2019. BBA 2019 raised the discretionary spending limits (caps) implemented by the Budget Control Act of 2011 (BCA; P.L. 112-25) for FY2020 and FY2021; made other BCA-related changes, including an extension of the mandatory sequester through FY2029; and suspended the statutory debt limit until August 1, 2021."

Report Number:
CRS Insight, IN11148
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2019-08-05
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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