H.J.Res. 119 (101st): To disapprove the salary increases recommended by the President for certain executive, legislative, and judicial positions; to prohibit the acceptance of political action committee contributions; and to prohibit the acceptance and payment of honoraria.


Feb 2, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 2, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Andrew Jacobs Jr.

Representative for Indiana's 10th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

2/2/1989--Introduced.Disapproves the recommendations of the President with respect to executive, legislative, and judicial salaries. Prohibits congressional candidates from accepting political action committee contributions, monetary or in kind. Declares that any ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 2, 1989

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 119”). 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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Related Bills
H.R. 3660 (Related)
Ethics Reform Act of 1989

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1989

H.J.Res. 129 (Related)
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 7, 1989

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