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H.R. 3260: No Raise for Congress Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jun 13, 2019 (Introduced).


I

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3260

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 13, 2019

(for himself, Mr. Fitzpatrick, Mr. O'Halleran, Mr. McAdams, Mr. Van Drew, Mr. David P. Roe of Tennessee, Ms. Finkenauer, Mr. Grothman, and Mr. Golden) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and 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 repeal the provision of law that provides automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the No Raise for Congress Act.

2.

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Paragraph (2) of section 601(a) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 (2 U.S.C. 4501) is repealed.

(b)

Technical and conforming amendments

Section 601(a)(1) of such Act (2 U.S.C. 4501(1)) 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) and inserting adjusted as provided by law.