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H.R. 4852: Pay Our Protectors Not Our Politicians Act of 2018

About the bill

During the last shutdown, some members of Congress voluntarily agreed to withhold their individual salary during the shutdown. This was done either by formally requesting to the House chief administrative officer that they not get paid salary during the shutdown, or by otherwise pledging to donate any salary earned during the shutdown to charity. For example,

However, in the run-up to January’s government shutdown, several bills were introduced to withhold salary payments from all Congress members during a government shutdown. Although none of the legislation passed before that shutdown ...

Sponsor and status

Martha McSally

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2018
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Jan 19, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Jan 19, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 19, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

11% chance of being according to Skopos Labs (details)

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History

Jan 19, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Pending
 
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. 4852 is 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.

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