H.R. 2879 (113th): Stop Government Abuse Act

Introduced:

Jul 31, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 1, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Lynn Jenkins

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 9, 2013
Length: 17 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide limitations on bonuses for Federal employees during sequestration, to provide for investigative leave requirements for members of the Senior Executive Service, to establish certain procedures for conducting in-person or telephonic interactions by Executive branch employees with individuals, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 31, 2013
 
Introduced

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Aug 1, 2013
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Aug 1, 2013 5:49 p.m.
Passed 239/176

Related Bills

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H.Res. 322 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Aug 1, 2013

S. 1378 (Related)
Government Employee Accountability Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2013

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