H.R.3210: Pay Our Military Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about economics and public finance
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Sponsor Mike Coffman, R-Colo.
Total Cosponsors 4 (All Republicans)
Introduced Sept. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 30, 2013
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Bill Summary

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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) ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 30, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-39.
Sept. 30, 2013 Signed by President.
Sept. 30, 2013 Presented to President.
Sept. 30, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Sept. 30, 2013 Received in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7018)
Sept. 29, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 29, 2013

On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 423 - 0 (Roll no. 499). (text: CR 9/28/2013 H6002)

Sept. 29, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR 9/28/2013 H6009-6010)
Sept. 28, 2013 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.R. 3210, the Chair put the question on passage of the bill and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Kingston demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question on passage of the bill until a time to be announced.
Sept. 28, 2013 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H6008)
Sept. 28, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 40 minutes of debate on H.R. 3210.
Sept. 28, 2013 The resolution provides for consideration of a motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59 with each of two amendments printed in the report of the Committee on Rules. The resolution provides for one hour of debate and provides that the question of adoption of the motion shall be divided between the two House amendments. The resolution also provides for consideration of H.R. 3210. The resolution provides for 40 minutes of debate and one motion to recommit.
Sept. 28, 2013 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 366. (consideration: CR H6002-6008)
Sept. 28, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.