H.R. 342 (113th): Guarantee Paychecks for America’s Military Families Act


Jan 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 50th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prioritize certain Government obligations for continued payment in the event that the statutory debt limit is reached, to appropriate funds for the pay and allowances of all members of the Armed Forces, and for those civilian employees of the Department of Defense and the Coast Guard serving in a combat zone, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/22/2013--Introduced.Guarantee Paychecks for America's Military Families Act - Prioritizes, in the event that the public debt of the U.S. government reaches the statutory limit, the following obligations over all other ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 22, 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. 342”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


36 cosponsors (34R, 2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1551 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011

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