S.436 - Sequester for Congressional Pay and Accountability Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Nelson, Bill [D-FL] (Introduced 03/04/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Budget|
|Latest Action:||03/04/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.436 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/04/2013)
Sequester for Congressional Pay and Accountability Act - Amends the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act) to reduce the pay of each Member of Congress by the greatest percentage by which the pay of any federal employee is reduced as a result of a furlough relating to the sequestration order for that furlough period.
Defines "furlough period" as each period:
- beginning on the effective date of the first furlough of any federal employee relating to a sequestration order issued under the Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act, and
- ending on the last day of the fiscal year to which the sequestration order applies.