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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jan 3, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This resolution was introduced on January 3, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 19th congressional district
1/3/1989--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits a law increasing the compensation of Members of Congress from taking effect until after an election of Representatives. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 20 (102nd).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 55”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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