Text: H.R.3664 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (12/05/2013)


113th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 3664


To prohibit the Federal Government from preventing a private business from operating during a Government shutdown on Federal property leased by the business from the Federal Government.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 5, 2013

Mr. Brady of Pennsylvania introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform


A BILL

To prohibit the Federal Government from preventing a private business from operating during a Government shutdown on Federal property leased by the business from the Federal Government.

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 “Allowing Commerce to Continue in the Event of Successive Shutdowns Act” or the “ACCESS Act”.

SEC. 2. Prohibition on preventing private businesses from operating on leased Federal property during Government shutdown.

(a) Prohibition.—No Federal department or agency may prevent a private business from operating its business during a Government shutdown if the business is located on property leased by the business from the Federal Government.

(b) Definition.—In this Act, the term “Government shutdown” means a period of a lapse in appropriations for any Federal department or agency as a result of a failure to enact a regular appropriations bill or continuing resolution.


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