S. 2036: Equity in Government Compensation Act of 2015

Introduced:

Sep 15, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 25, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 25, 2015.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-93

Sponsor:

David Vitter

Senior Senator from Louisiana

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2015
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to suspend the current compensation packages for the chief executive officers of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and for other purposes.

Summary

Congress says Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac execs don’t deserve pay raises

The average American is not the only ones to lose pay increases. S. 2036, which passed the Senate and is expected to pass the House, caps pay raises for the chief executive officers of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Earlier this year the Federal Housing Finance Agency ...

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History

Sep 15, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 15, 2015
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 16, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 25, 2015
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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