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H.R. 5946 (115th): FAITH in Congress Act

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To provide that Members of Congress shall not be paid if Congress has not approved a concurrent resolution on the budget and passed the regular appropriations bills on a timely basis, 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, to establish a lifetime ban on lobbying by former Members of Congress, to prohibit consideration in the House of Representatives of measures lacking demonstrable bipartisan support, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Stephanie Murphy

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 23, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
May 23, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

May 23, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5946 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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