Bill Text — Jan 17, 2012
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Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 17, 2012
Length: 14 pages
To suspend the current compensation packages for the senior executives of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and establish compensation for such positions in accordance with rates of pay for senior employees in the Executive Branch of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4476 (111th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1221 — 112th Congress: Equity in Government Compensation Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1221
“H.R. 1221 — 112th Congress: Equity in Government Compensation Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1221>
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