H.R. 167 (113th): To provide that rates of pay for Members of Congress shall not be adjusted under section 601(a)(2) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 in the year following any fiscal year in which outlays of the United States exceeded receipts of the United States.


Jan 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Vern Buchanan

Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district



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1/4/2013--Introduced.Amends the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 to provide that pay for Members of Congress may not be increased by any adjustment scheduled to take effect in a calendar year ... Read more >

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Jan 4, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 167”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 236 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 7, 2011

H.R. 92 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2015

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