S. 3143 (111th): A bill to provide that Members of Congress shall not receive a pay increase until the annual Federal budget deficit is eliminated.

Introduced:

Mar 18, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas Coburn

Senator from Oklahoma

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2010
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/18/2010--Introduced.No Pay Raise for Congress Until the Budget is Balanced Act - Eliminates automatic cost of living adjustments (COLAs) for Members of Congress during FY2011 or any succeeding fiscal year, ... Read more >
Related Bills

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H.R. 5146 (Related)
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Enacted — Signed by the President
May 14, 2010

S. 3158 (Related)
A bill to require Congress to lead by example and freeze its own pay ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 24, 2010

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3143” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 18, 2010
Reported by Committee
Mar 19, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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