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H.CON.RES.60: Expressing the sense of Congress that financial institutions should work proactively with their customers affected by the shutdown of the Federal Government who may be facing short-term financial hardship and long-term damage to their creditworthiness through no fault of their own.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about finance and financial sector
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Sponsor Maxine Waters, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 42 (41 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Oct. 11, 2013
Latest Major Action Oct. 11, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) financial institutions should work with their customers affected by the shutdown of the federal government that began on October 1, 2013; and (2) employees furloughed due to the shutdown should be compensated at their standard rate of compensation for the period beginning on such date through the date on which the lapse in appropriations ends, consistent with the principle adopted by the House when it passed H.R. 3223.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 11, 2013 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
Oct. 11, 2013 Referred to House Financial Services