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H.J.Res. 89 (113th): Federal worker pay fairness bill

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Making appropriations for the salaries and related expenses of certain Federal employees during a lapse in funding authority for fiscal year 2014, to establish a bicameral working group on deficit reduction and economic growth, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Harold “Hal” Rogers

Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 10, 2013
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Oct 8, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 8, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.

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Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Federal Worker Pay Fairness Act and Deficit Reduction and Economic Growth Working Group Act of 2013 (Oct 8, 2013)

What legislators are saying

Voted "Yes" on Federal Worker Fairness Act (HJ Res. 89).
    — Rep. Beto O’Rourke [D-TX16, 2013-2018] on Oct 8, 2013

Latta Urges Senate Democrats to Pass House Measures to Fund Critical Government Services
    — Rep. Robert Latta [R-OH5] on Oct 9, 2013

Rep. Graves Supports Bills To Create Bipartisan Working Group, Pay Federal Workers On Time
    — Rep. Tom Graves [R-GA14, 2013-2020] on Oct 8, 2013

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History

Oct 8, 2013
 
Introduced

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Oct 8, 2013
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.J.Res. 89 (113th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 89. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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