About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to prohibit Members of Congress from receiving pay when the Federal Government is unable to make payments or meet obligations because the public debt limit has been reached.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 4, 2013
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The “S.” in “S. 1142” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1142 — 113th Congress: Pay Your Bills or Lose Your Pay Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1142
“S. 1142 — 113th Congress: Pay Your Bills or Lose Your Pay Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1142>
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