H.R. 196: To eliminate automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress, and for other purposes.

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of Jan 04, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 196

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 4, 2013

(for himself, Mrs. Black, Mr. McKinley, Mr. Miller of Florida, Ms. Bordallo, Mr. Lance, Mr. Nugent, Mr. Wittman, Mr. Marchant, and Mr. Loebsack) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To eliminate automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress, and for other purposes.

1.

Elimination of automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress

(a)

In general

Paragraph (2) of section 601(a) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 (2 U.S.C. 31(2)) is repealed.

(b)

Conforming amendments

Section 601(a)(1) of such Act is amended—

(1)

by striking (a)(1) and inserting (a) ;

(2)

by redesignating subparagraphs (A), (B), and (C) as paragraphs (1), (2), and (3), respectively; and

(3)

by striking , as adjusted by paragraph (2) of this subsection .

2.

Effective date

This Act and the amendments made by this Act shall take effect on December 31, 2014.