S. 784 (112th): Preventing a Government Shutdown Act

Introduced:
Apr 08, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Mark Udall
Senior Senator from Colorado
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Apr 08, 2011
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
S. 3434 (Related)
End Government Shutdowns Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

H.R. 3583 (Related)
Government Shutdown Prevention Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 07, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on April 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Apr 08, 2011
Referred to Committee Apr 08, 2011
 
Full Title

A bill to prevent the shutdown of the Federal Government.

Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

Senate Appropriations

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4/8/2011--Introduced.
Preventing a Government Shutdown Act - Provides for automatic continuing appropriations if a regular appropriation bill for a fiscal year (or if applicable, for each fiscal year in a biennium) does not become law or a joint resolution making continuing appropriations is not in effect.

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