To prohibit the disbursement of funds for salaries and expenses of the offices of Members and committees of Congress and to hold the salaries of Members of Congress in escrow if Congress does not adopt a concurrent resolution on the budget on or before May 15 of each year, and for other purposes.
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Jan 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2013
Length: 4 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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