H.J.Res. 116 (101st): Congressional Salary Act of 1989


Jan 31, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 31, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ron Wyden

Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district


About the resolution

Full Title

To disapprove the pay adjustment recommended by the President for Members of Congress, and to require a recorded vote on any future pay adjustment for Members of Congress.

Summary (CRS)

1/31/1989--Introduced.Congressional Salary Act of 1989 - Disapproves the recommendations of the President relating to pay rates of Members of Congress. Amends the Federal Salary Act of 1967 to make the ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 31, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 116”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.R. 3660 (Related)
Ethics Reform Act of 1989

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1989

H.J.Res. 129 (Related)
Disapproving the increases in executive, legislative, and judicial salaries recommended by the President under ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 7, 1989

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