To amend chapters 83 and 84 of title 5, United States Code, to set the age at which Members of Congress are eligible for an annuity to the same age as the retirement age under the Social Security Act.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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26 Cosponsors (23 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
Jun 24, 2011
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H.R. 2397 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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