H.R. 4255 (111th): Stop the Automatic Pay Raise for Members of Congress in Fiscal Year 2011 Act


Dec 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

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


Harry Mitchell
Representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district


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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2009
Length: 2 pages

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Full Title

To prevent Members of Congress from receiving any automatic pay adjustment in 2011.

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Last Action: Mar 24, 2010

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Dec 9, 2009


136 cosponsors (77D, 59R) (show)
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