H.R. 5503 (99th): Prompt Payment Amendments of 1986


Sep 11, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 11, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Kindness

Representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district


See Instead:

S. 2479 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 15, 1986

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend chapter 39 of title 31, United States Code, to require the Federal Government to pay interest on overdue payments, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/11/1986--Introduced.Prompt Payment Amendments of 1986 - Revises Federal law to deem the head of an agency to receive an invoice on the fifth day after the date on which a ... Read more >

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Sep 11, 1986

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S. 2479 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 15, 1986

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