Bill Text — Jun 12, 2013
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Jun 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from California
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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2013
Length: 6 pages
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.
6/12/2013--Introduced.Pay Your Bills or Lose Your Pay Act of 2013 - Requires the appropriate payroll administrator of each house of Congress to deposit in an escrow account all mandatory payments ... Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1142”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 4, 2013
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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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1142>
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