S. 542 (111th): A bill to repeal the provision of law that provides automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.

Introduced:

Mar 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Harry Reid
Senator from Nevada
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2009
Length: 4 pages

See Instead:

S. 620 (same title)
Passed Senate — Mar 17, 2009

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/6/2009--Introduced.Amends the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 to eliminate automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.

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Related Bills

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S. 317 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2009

S. 620 (Related)
A bill to repeal the provision of law that provides automatic pay adjustments for ...

Passed Senate
Last Action: Mar 17, 2009

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The “S.” in “S. 542” 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 6, 2009
Reported by Committee
Mar 9, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (27D) (show)
Votes

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