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S 776

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

S. 776

To provide for the compensation of furloughed Federal employees.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 8, 2011

Mr. WARNER (for himself, Mr. CARDIN, Ms. MIKULSKI, and Mr. WEBB) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs


A BILL

To provide for the compensation of furloughed Federal employees.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act'.

SEC. 2. COMPENSATION FOR FURLOUGHED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES.

    Federal employees furloughed as a result of any lapse in appropriations which begins on or about April 9, 2011, shall be compensated at their standard rate of compensation, for the period of such lapse in appropriations, as soon as practicable after such lapse in appropriations ends.

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