H.R.2828 - To provide for the comparable treatment of Federal employees and Members of Congress and the President during a period in which there is a Federal Government shutdown.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Stearns, Cliff [R-FL-6] (Introduced 12/21/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform; House Oversight|
|Latest Action:||01/02/1996 Referred to the Subcommittee on Civil Service. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2828 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/21/1995)
Requires that the basic pay of Members of Congress be treated in the same manner as the basic pay of the most adversely affected Federal employees who are not compensated for any period in which: (1) there is more than a 24-hour lapse in appropriations for any Federal agency or department as a result of a failure to enact a regular appropriations bill or continuing resolution; or (2) the Federal Government is unable to make payments or meet obligations because the public debt limit has been reached. Requires the same treatment for the President's basic pay.
Directs the Secretary of the Senate and the Chief Administrative Officer of the House of Representatives to promulgate any regulations needed to implement this Act in a manner consistent with the U.S. Constitution.