H.R. 310 (113th): No Budget, No Pay Act


Jan 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim Cooper

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2013
Length: 5 pages

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S. 124 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jan 28, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

To provide that Members of Congress may not receive pay after October 1 of any fiscal year in which Congress has not approved a concurrent resolution on the budget and passed the regular appropriations bills.

Summary (CRS)

1/18/2013--Introduced.No Budget, No Pay Act - Prohibits the payment of any pay to any Member of Congress (excluding the Vice President):(1) if both houses of Congress have not approved a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 18, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 310”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


90 cosponsors (46R, 44D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 187 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 7, 2015

S. 124 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jan 28, 2013

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