Bill Text — May 8, 2013
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Jul 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2011
Length: 3 pages
To provide that Members of Congress shall be paid last whenever the Treasury is unable to liquidate the obligations of the United States Government in a timely manner because the public debt limit has been reached.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 8, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2653 — 112th Congress: Stop Pay for Members Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2653
“H.R. 2653 — 112th Congress: Stop Pay for Members Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. September 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2653>
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