H.R. 6499 (112th): To amend part C of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to include the pay of Members of Congress within the coverage of the Act.

Introduced:

Sep 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Barrow

Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/21/2012--Introduced.Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act), with respect to budget enforcement through sequestration, to redefine "account" to include any item for the pay ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Sep 21, 2012

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