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Referred in Senate (01/02/2013)


112th CONGRESS
2d Session
H. R. 6726

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
January 2, 2013

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs


AN ACT

To prevent the 2013 pay adjustment for Members of Congress and persons holding other offices or positions in the Federal Government from being made.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Congressional Pay Freeze and Fiscal Responsibility Act”.

SEC. 2. Elimination of 2013 pay adjustment.

(a) In general.—Section 147 of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011, as amended by section 114(a) of the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 (Public Law 112–175; 5 U.S.C. 5303 note), is amended—

(1) in subsection (b)(1), by striking the matter after “ending on” and before “shall be made” and inserting “December 31, 2013,”; and

(2) in subsection (c), by striking the matter after “ending on” and before “no senior executive” and inserting “December 31, 2013,”.

(b) Elimination of delayed adjustment.—Section 114(b) of the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 is repealed.

Passed the House of Representatives January 1, 2013.

Attest: karen l. haas,   
Clerk