- EnactedSeptember 30th, 2013The President signed this bill into law
- The senate Passed September 30th, 2013Passed by Voice Vote
- The house Passed September 29th, 2013Roll Call Vote 423 Yea / 0 Nay
Committee on AppropriationsIntroducedSeptember 28th, 2013
- house Committees
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Pay Our Military Act
Making continuing appropriations for military pay in the event of a Government shutdown.
Pay Our Military Act - Appropriates for FY2014, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for any period during which interim or full-year appropriations for FY2014 are not in effect, such sums as are necessary to provide pay and allowances to: (1) members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components, who perform active service during such period; and (2) civilian personnel and contractors of the Department of Defense (DOD) (and the Department of Homeland Security [DHS] in the case of the Coast Guard) whom the Secretary concerned determines are providing support to such members of the Armed Forces. Requires the appropriations and funds made available and authority granted pursuant to this Act to remain available until whichever of the following first occurs: (1) enactment of an appropriation (including a continuing appropriation) for any purpose for which amounts are made available in this Act, (2) enactment of the applicable regular or continuing appropriations resolution or other Act without any appropriation for such purpose, or (3) January 1, 2015.