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house Bill H.R. 273

To eliminate the 2013 statutory pay adjustment for Federal employees.

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Official Title

To eliminate the 2013 statutory pay adjustment for Federal employees.


Amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011, as amended by the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 (P.L. 112-175), to extend through December 31, 2013: (1) the freeze on statutory pay adjustments for federal employees and officials, and (2) the prohibition against any member of the Senior Executive Service or any senior level employee in the executive branch from receiving an increase in his or her rate of basic pay absent a change of position that results in a substantial increase in responsibility or a promotion. Eliminates the delayed statutory pay adjustment contained in the Resolution that was permitted to take effect with the first applicable pay period beginning after March 27, 2013.

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
  • The house Passed February 15th, 2013
    Roll Call Vote 261 Yea / 154 Nay
      house Committees
      Committee on Oversight and Reform
    IntroducedJanuary 15th, 2013

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