H.R. 5784 (101st): To provide that the 25 percent pay increase under the Ethics Reform Act of 1989 be deferred with respect to Members of Congress and officials in the executive branch until a balanced Federal budget is achieved.


Oct 3, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 3, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ben Jones

Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Amends the Ethics Reform Act of 1989 to defer the 25 percent pay increase for Members of the House of Representatives and Executive Schedule positions scheduled to begin in 1991 ... Read more >

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Oct 3, 1990

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5784”). 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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H.R. 1005 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 20, 1991

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