To establish limitations, for fiscal years 2013, 2014, and 2015 on the total amount in awards or other discretionary monetary payments which may be paid to any Federal employee.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 12, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (6 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Meadows Applauds Passage of Stop Government Abuse Act”
— Rep. Mark Meadows [R-NC11, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on Aug 1, 2013
Apr 12, 2013
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Jul 24, 2013
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Aug 1, 2013
Bill Causing Indirect Action — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 322 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 1541 (113th).
H.R. 1541 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill 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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