H.R. 395 (111th): Stop the Congressional COLA Act


Jan 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dan Burton

Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To prevent Members of Congress from receiving any automatic pay adjustment in 2010.

Summary (CRS)

1/9/2009--Introduced.Stop the Congressional COLA Act - Declares that no automatic pay adjustment shall be considered to have taken effect in FY2010 in the rates of basic pay for Members of ... Read more >

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Jan 9, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 395”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5146 (Related)
To provide that Members of Congress shall not receive a cost of living adjustment ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 14, 2010

S. 3198 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2010

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