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H.R. 823: No Vote, No Raise Act


The text of the bill below is as of Feb 4, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 823

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 4, 2021

(for himself, Mr. Norman, Mr. Grothman, Mr. Weber of Texas, Mrs. Hinson, Ms. Herrell, Mr. Bergman, and Mr. Rosendale) 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 eliminate automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the No Vote, No Raise 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Paragraph (2) of section 601(a) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 (2 U.S.C. 4501(2)) is repealed.

(b)

Conforming amendments

Section 601(a)(1) of such Act (2 U.S.C. 4501) 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.

3.

Effective date

This Act and the amendments made by this Act shall take effect on December 31, 2022.