HR 638

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 638

To impose a moratorium on the use of appropriated funds for official travel outside of the United States by Members, officers, and employees of the House of Representatives until the Comptroller General issues a report on the costs of such travel and makes recommendations regarding appropriate restrictions and reporting requirements on such travel.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 10, 2011

Mr. JOHNSON of Illinois introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration


A BILL

To impose a moratorium on the use of appropriated funds for official travel outside of the United States by Members, officers, and employees of the House of Representatives until the Comptroller General issues a report on the costs of such travel and makes recommendations regarding appropriate restrictions and reporting requirements on such travel.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. MORATORIUM ON USE OF FUNDS FOR OFFICIAL FOREIGN TRAVEL BY MEMBERS OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

SEC. 4. STUDY AND REPORT ON EXPENDITURES FOR OFFICIAL FOREIGN TRAVEL.

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