H.R. 1494 (112th): Making appropriations to provide pay and allowances to members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components thereof, and death gratuities on behalf of deceased members and other eligible persons notwithstanding a Government shutdown.

Introduced:
Apr 12, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
William Owens
Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Apr 12, 2011
Length
2 pages
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Status

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Apr 12, 2011
Referred to Committee Apr 12, 2011
 
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House Appropriations

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4/12/2011--Introduced.
Appropriates amounts to the Secretary of Defense (DOD) (and the Secretary of Homeland Security [DHS] with respect to the Coast Guard) during a funding gap impacting the Armed Forces to allow for the timely payment of pay and allowances, and for death gratuities under specified code provisions addressing death benefits for deceased military personnel.
Defines "funding gap" as any period during FY2011 for which interim or full-year appropriations (other than as provided by this Act) for the personnel accounts of the Armed Forces for that fiscal year have not been enacted.

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