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S. 2035 (114th): Federal Employee Fair Treatment Act of 2015

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A bill to provide for the compensation of Federal employees affected by a lapse in appropriations.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Sep 15, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 16, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Cardin Pushes to Keep Federal Workers on the Job Despite Threats of a Shutdown
    — Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Sponsor) on Sep 17, 2015

Leahy Joins In Introducing Bill To Prevent Punishing Federal Workers In The Event Of A Government Shutdown Threatened By Some In Congress
    — Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 17, 2015

Democrats Push to Keep Federal Workers on the Job Despite Threats of a Shutdown
    — Sen. Mark Warner [D-VA] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 18, 2015

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Sep 15, 2015

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Sep 16, 2015
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 2035 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2035. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

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

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