To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to subject the pay of the President, the Vice President, and Members of the House of Representatives and the Senate to any sequestration order for fiscal year 2013.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 3 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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35 Cosponsors (31 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
Sep 19, 2012
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H.R. 6438 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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