H. R. 1442
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 8, 2011
Mr. Amash introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Appropriations
Making appropriations for fiscal year 2011 to ensure that members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components thereof, continue to receive pay and allowances for active service performed during a Government shutdown.
Emergency appropriation of funds to provide pay and allowances for members of the Armed Forces during Government shutdown
Appropriation of funds for military pay and allowances
If a funding gap occurs during fiscal year 2011 impacting the Armed Forces, amounts are hereby appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, at a rate for operations as provided for military personnel accounts by division A of H.R. 1, as passed by the House of Representatives on February 19, 2011, for the purpose of providing pay and allowances (without interruption) to members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, including reserve components thereof, who perform active service during the funding gap.
Funding gap defined
In this section, the
funding gap means any period of time after the beginning of
fiscal year 2011 for which interim or full-year appropriations for the military
personnel accounts of the Armed Forces for that fiscal year have not been
enacted by a law other than this Act.