H.R. 1209 (101st): Congressional Salary Reform Act


Mar 1, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jan Meyers

Representative for Kansas's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To exclude Members of Congress from the quadrennial pay adjustment procedures under the Federal Salary Act of 1967; to provide that cost-of-living adjustments for Members may not exceed 3 percent a year; and to establish certain requirements relating to any legislation which would adjust the rate of pay for Members.

Summary (CRS)

3/1/1989--Introduced.Congressional Salary Reform Act - Amends the Federal Salary Act of 1967 to exclude the pay of Members of Congress from review by the Commission on Executive, Legislative, and Judicial ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 1, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1209”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1989

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