H.J.Res. 56 (101st): To prevent any pay increase for Members of Congress from taking effect in 1989 under the Federal Salary Act of 1967 or, if any such increase takes effect before this resolution becomes law, to nullify any such increase.
Jan 3, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
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
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 1/3/1989--Introduced.Disapproves the recommendations of the President relating to pay rates of Members of Congress.
- What is a resolution?
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 56” 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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