Rep Duffy Introduces Bill to Address Puerto Rico Crisis
Sharon Edmondson, Washington Legislative Team Member | February 04, 2016
On Wednesday, Rep Duffy (R-WI) advanced his bill to address the financial crisis in Puerto Rico, H.R. 4199, Puerto Rico Financial Stability and Debt Restructuring Choice Act, as the touchstone for whatever solution moves out of Congress on House Speaker Paul Ryan's timetable.
A copy of the bill can be found here
. Rep. Duffy identified $3 billion in bridge funding and a lack of Chapter 9 access as deficiencies in the Senate legislation.