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- Summary (CRS)
1/27/1989--Introduced.Requires that the rates of pay for Members of Congress be determined as if the pay recommendations of the President had been disapproved.
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Jan 27, 1989
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 709”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 1989
Ethics Reform Act of 1989
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1989
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