S. 855 (112th): Pay Our Troops Act

Introduced:

Apr 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to make available such funds as may be necessary to ensure that members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components thereof, continue to receive pay and allowances for active service performed when a funding gap caused by the failure to enact interim or full-year appropriations for the Armed Forces occurs, which results in the furlough of non-emergency personnel and the curtailment of Government activities and services.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2496 (Related)
Payment Reliability for our Obligations to Military and Investors to Secure Essential Stability Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 12, 2011

H.R. 1551 (Related)
Guarantee Paychecks for America’s Military Families Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 855” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Apr 14, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (7D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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