S. 620: No Budget, No OMB Pay Act of 2013

Mar 20, 2013
Referred to Committee
2% chance of being enacted
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John Cornyn
Senior Senator from Texas
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Introduced Mar 20, 2013
Referred to Committee Mar 20, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...

7% chance of getting past committee.
2% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

Full Title

A bill to withhold the salary of the Director of OMB upon failure to submit the President's budget to Congress as required by section 1105 of title 31, United States Code.


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Library of Congress Summary

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No Budget, No OMB Pay Act of 2013 - Requires the Inspector General (IG) of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), within three days after the President's budget is due, to: (1) make an annual determination of whether the Director of OMB and the President are in compliance with the statutory requirement for the President's budget submission to Congress, and (2) notify the Chairpersons of the congressional budget and appropriations committees of that determination.
Prohibits funds from being appropriated or otherwise made available from the U.S. Treasury for the pay of the Director of OMB, Deputy Director of OMB, and the Deputy Director for Management of OMB during any noncompliant period determined by the IG.
Bars such individuals from receiving any retroactive pay for any such period.

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