S. 724 (113th): Essential Services Act of 2013

A bill to provide flexibility to agencies on determining what employees are essential personnel in implementing the sequester.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Roy Blunt

Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2013
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Apr 15, 2013

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S. 724 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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