H.R. 2882 (104th): To require that the pay and benefits of the President, the Vice President, Members of Congress, and certain high level Government employees be treated in the same manner as the pay and benefits of Government employees who are affected by a Government shutdown.


Jan 25, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 25, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter Blute

Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 25, 1996
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Summary (CRS)

1/25/1996--Introduced.Provides that, during any period of lapsed Federal appropriations, the pay and benefits of the following officials and employees shall be treated in the same manner as the pay and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 25, 1996

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