To provide for the compensation of furloughed Department of Homeland Security employees in the event of a lapse in Department of Homeland Security appropriations, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 24, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on February 24, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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57 Cosponsors (49 Democrats, 7 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Larson on Impending DHS Shutdown: Love Your Country More than you Dislike the President”
— Rep. John Larson [D-CT1] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 26, 2015
“Nearly 2,000 Oregonians affected if DHS shuts down”
— Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR4] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 26, 2015
Feb 24, 2015
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H.R. 1024 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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