H.R. 3160 (113th): Government Shutdown Fairness Act


Sep 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Chris Collins

Representative for New York's 27th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To reduce the annual rate of pay of Members of Congress if a Government shutdown occurs during a year, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/20/2013--Introduced.Government Shutdown Fairness Act - Requires a reduction in the annual rate of pay of a Member of Congress during a government shutdown equal to the product of 1 day's ... Read more >

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Sep 20, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3160”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


44 cosponsors (44R) (show)
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Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 3236 (Related)
Hold Congress Accountable Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 2, 2013

H.R. 3224 (Related)
No Government No Pay Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 2013

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