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H.R. 3757 (114th): Stop Pay for Members Act

To provide that Members of Congress shall be paid last whenever the Treasury is unable to satisfy the obligations of the United States Government in a timely manner because the public debt limit has been reached.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 16, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 16, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Cooper

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2015
Length: 2 pages

History

Oct 16, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3757 (114th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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