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.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
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.
Jan 31, 1989
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H.J.Res. 116 (101st) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
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This joint resolution was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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