H.R. 748 (101st): Congressional Salary Act of 1989


Jan 31, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Skaggs

Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To require that any pay adjustment for Members of Congress be made by a recorded vote; to provide that any such adjustment be deferred until the start of the Congress following the Congress in which it is enacted into law; and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/31/1989--Introduced.Congressional Salary Act of 1989 - Amends the Federal Salary Act of 1967 to make the recommendations of the President relating to congressional salaries of an advisory nature.Amends the Legislative ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 31, 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. 748”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (7D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 3774 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 1987

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1989

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