H.R. 4681 (111th): Congressional Accountability Pay Act


Feb 24, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Randy Forbes

Representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 24, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for rates of pay for Members of Congress to be adjusted as a function of changes in Government spending.

Summary (CRS)

2/24/2010--Introduced.Congressional Accountability Pay Act - Amends the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 to revise the method of adjusting the annual rate of pay of Members of Congress.Requires a decrease in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 24, 2010

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. 4681”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

Related Bills

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H.R. 3136 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 6, 2011

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

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