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H.R. 1014 (101st): Congressional Salary and Tax Act of 1989

To establish a pay system under which, within specified limits, Members of Congress would be permitted to designate their own salaries; to ban the acceptance of honoraria by Members and congressional staff; to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the dollar limitation on the amount of living expenses of Members away from home which are allowable as a deduction; and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status


Feb 9, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district



Feb 9, 1989

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H.R. 1014 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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