H.R. 974 (97th): Pay Continuity Act of 1981


Jan 20, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 20, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tennyson Guyer

Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend titles 5 and 37 of the United States Code to provide authority to continue the pay of Federal employees and military personnel during periods in which the enactment of appropriations is delayed.

Summary (CRS)

1/20/1981--Introduced.Pay Continuity Act of 1981 - Appropriates the funds necessary to pay the salaries of employees of the Executive branch, Members of Congress, and members of the uniformed services during ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 20, 1981

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 974”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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