To provide that Members of Congress may not receive pay after October 1 of any fiscal year in which Congress has not approved a concurrent resolution on the budget and passed the regular appropriations bills.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 29, 2017
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 29, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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24 Cosponsors (17 Democrats, 7 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Schrader Votes Against Short Term Spending Bill, Calls for DACA and CHIP Votes”
— Rep. Kurt Schrader [D-OR5, 2009-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 8, 2017
“Smucker Introduces Legislation to Prevent Government Shutdowns”
— Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA11] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 27, 2017
“Costa Urges Congress to Work Together to Avoid a Government Shutdown”
— Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA21] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 25, 2017
Jan 18, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 310 (113th).
Jan 7, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 187 (114th).
Mar 29, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 3, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 129 (116th).
H.R. 1779 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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