H.R. 4036 (112th): Pass a Budget Now Act

To amend the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 to impose a daily reduction in the rates of pay for Members of Congress if Congress fails to agree to a concurrent resolution on the budget.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Johnson

Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district



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Feb 15, 2012

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H.R. 4036 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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