To reduce a portion of the annual pay of Members of Congress for the failure to adopt a concurrent resolution on the budget which does not provide for a balanced budget, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Montana At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 21, 2017
Length: 9 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 21, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 8, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 298.
H.R. 2977 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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