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H.R. 1951: NOPE Act

To provide that the salaries of Members of a House of Congress will be held in escrow if that House has not agreed to a concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018 by April 15, 2017, to eliminate automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress, to prohibit the use of funds provided for the official travel expenses of Members of Congress and other officers and employees of the legislative branch for first-class airline accommodations, and to amend title 18, United States Code, to establish a uniform 5-year post-employment ban on lobbying by former Members of Congress.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 5, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Apr 5, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 5, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Tom O’Halleran

Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2017
Length: 9 pages

Prognosis:

13% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 5, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 1951 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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