New Cosponsor — May 12, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Thomas Perriello [D-VA5, 2009-2010]
The bill now has 6 cosponsors (6 Democrats).
Mar 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 24th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2010
Length: 3 pages
To reduce the pay of Members of Congress and eliminate automatic adjustments to such pay, to establish a limit on the aggregate amount which may be appropriated for the Members' Representational Allowances of Members of the House of Representatives, and for other purposes.
3/4/2010--Introduced.Congressional Belt-Tightening Act of 2010 - Amends the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 to: (1) reduce the annual salary of Members of Congress to 95% of the mandatory rate determined ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 14, 2010
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