H.R.1494 - Making appropriations to provide pay and allowances to members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components thereof, and death gratuities on behalf of deceased members and other eligible persons notwithstanding a Government shutdown.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Owens, William L. [D-NY-23] (Introduced 04/12/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Appropriations|
|Latest Action:||04/12/2011 Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1494 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/12/2011)
Appropriates amounts to the Secretary of Defense (DOD) (and the Secretary of Homeland Security [DHS] with respect to the Coast Guard) during a funding gap impacting the Armed Forces to allow for the timely payment of pay and allowances, and for death gratuities under specified code provisions addressing death benefits for deceased military personnel.
Defines "funding gap" as any period during FY2011 for which interim or full-year appropriations (other than as provided by this Act) for the personnel accounts of the Armed Forces for that fiscal year have not been enacted.