New Cosponsor — Jan 18, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Dennis Ross [R-FL15]
The bill now has 26 cosponsors (23 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
Jun 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
Length: 5 pages
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2397 — 112th Congress: Congressional Retirement Age Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2397
“H.R. 2397 — 112th Congress: Congressional Retirement Age Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2397>
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