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


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/19/1989--Introduced.Disapproves the recommendations of the President relating to pay rates of Members of Congress. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 19, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 83”). 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.


6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
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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