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.
- What is a resolution?
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 116” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 116 — 101st Congress: Congressional Salary Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hjres116
“H.J.Res. 116 — 101st Congress: Congressional Salary Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hjres116>
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|accessdate=May 27, 2015
|author=101st Congress (1989)
|date=January 31, 1989
|quote=Congressional Salary Act of 1989