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Short Titles as Introduced

Do Your Job or Don't Get Paid Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To hold the salaries of Members of the House of Representatives in escrow if the House does not pass all of the regular appropriation bills for a fiscal year prior to the beginning of that fiscal year, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/17/2016Introduced in House

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Date All Actions
03/17/2016Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/17/2016Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (1)

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Committee on House Administration03/17/2016 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/17/2016)

Do Your Job or Don't Get Paid Act

This bill withholds the salaries of Members of the House of Representatives if the House has not passed all of the regular appropriations bills before the beginning of the fiscal year.

The salaries are withheld until the earlier of: (1) the first day by which the House has passed all of the regular appropriations bills for the fiscal year, or (2) the last day of the Congress.

For the purposes of this bill, passage of all of the regular appropriations bills includes passing each bill individually or in combination with any of the other appropriations bills.