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 ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Sep 11, 1986
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Oct 15, 1986
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2479 (99th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 5503 (99th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5503”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Last Action: Oct 15, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5503 — 99th Congress: Prompt Payment Amendments of 1986. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr5503
“H.R. 5503 — 99th Congress: Prompt Payment Amendments of 1986.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr5503>
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