H.J.Res. 83 (101st): Disapproving the salary increase for Members of Congress proposed by the President.


Jan 19, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Enacted as S.J.Res. 77 (companion bill)

James Traficant Jr.

Representative for Ohio's 17th congressional district


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Jan 19, 1989

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6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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Related Bills
S.J.Res. 77 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 9, 1990

H.R. 3660 (Related)
Ethics Reform Act of 1989

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1989

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