To amend the Act of August 25, 1958, commonly known as the "Former Presidents Act of 1958", with respect to the monetary allowance payable to a former President, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 17, 2019
Length: 11 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 16, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Hice, Cummings Bill to Reform Presidential Pensions Sails Through Committee”
— Rep. Jody Hice [R-GA10] (Sponsor) on Mar 26, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
Nov 13, 2017
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3739 (115th).
Mar 5, 2019
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Mar 26, 2019
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Oct 16, 2019
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 1496 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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