H.J.Res. 55 (101st): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the compensation of Senators and Representatives, providing that no increase in compensation shall take effect earlier than the following Congress.

Introduced:

Jan 3, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 3, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Lagomarsino

Representative for California's 19th congressional district

Republican

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Jan 3, 1989
 
Introduced

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