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Apr 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 52nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2011
Length: 5 pages
To prioritize certain Government obligations for continued payment in the event that the statutory debt limit is reached, to appropriate funds for the pay and allowances of all members of the Armed Forces, and for those civilian employees of the Department of Defense and the Coast Guard serving in a combat zone, and for other purposes.
4/14/2011--Introduced.Guarantee Paychecks for America's Military Families Act - Prioritizes, in the event that the public debt of the U.S. government reaches the statutory limit, the following obligations over all other ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1551 — 112th Congress: Guarantee Paychecks for America’s Military Families Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1551
“H.R. 1551 — 112th Congress: Guarantee Paychecks for America’s Military Families Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1551>
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