S. 3528 (112th): A bill to repeal the authorization to provide office space, a furnishings allowance, congressional franking privileges, and staff assistance to former Speakers of the House of Representatives.

Sep 11, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Jon Tester
Senator from Montana
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Sep 11, 2012
2 pages

This bill was introduced on September 11, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Sep 11, 2012
Referred to Committee Sep 11, 2012

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Amends the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1971 to repeal the authorization to provide former Speakers of the House of Representatives, following expiration of their term, with:
(1) a federal furnished office in their congressional district,
(2) an allowance equal to the "Members' Representational Allowance" for such office and other related expenses,
(3) franked mail and printing privileges, and
(4) the availability of the contingent fund of the House for compensation of staff assistance.

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