H.R. 2171 (106th): To require any amounts appropriated for Members’ Representational Allowances for the House of Representatives for a fiscal year that remain after all payments are made from such Allowances for the year to be deposited in the Treasury and used for deficit reduction or to reduce the Federal debt.


Jun 10, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 10, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Timothy Roemer
Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district


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Last Updated: Jun 10, 1999
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6/10/1999--Introduced.Requires any amounts appropriated for a representational allowance for a Member of the House of Representatives which remain after all payments are made under such allowance to be deposited in ...

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H.R. 2414 (107th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Jun 28, 2001

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Jun 10, 1999


57 cosponsors (30R, 26D, 1I) (show)
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