H.R. 297 (112th): To require amounts remaining in Members’ representational allowances at the end of a fiscal year to be used for deficit reduction or to reduce the Federal debt, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Jan 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Dave Camp

Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2011
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1/18/2011--Introduced.Requires any amounts remaining of House Members' Representational Allowances after all payments are made for the year to be deposited in the Treasury and used for deficit reduction or, in ... Read more >
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H.R. 496 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Introduced
Jan 18, 2011

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