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- Full Title
To prevent Members of Congress from receiving any automatic pay adjustment in 2011.
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Dec 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. 4255”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
136 cosponsors (77D, 59R)
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4255 — 111th Congress: Stop the Automatic Pay Raise for Members of Congress in Fiscal Year 2011 Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4255
“H.R. 4255 — 111th Congress: Stop the Automatic Pay Raise for Members of Congress in Fiscal Year 2011 Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4255>
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