H.R. 2653 (112th): Stop Pay for Members Act

Introduced:

Jul 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Cooper

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jul 26, 2011
 
Introduced

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