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S. 55: A bill to repeal the provision of law that provides automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.

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Sponsor and status

Rick Scott

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Florida. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Jan 26, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Jan 26, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 26, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.


2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Rep. Bass Names Dennis Matanda as Next Africa Subcommittee Democratic Staff Director
    — Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA37] on May 1, 2021

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Highlighting Democrats’ Progress For The People in the 117th Congress
    — Rep. Nancy Pelosi [D-CA12] on Jul 30, 2021

Moulton and Banks Release Future of Defense Task Force Implementation Report Tracking Progress Toward Modernizing U.S. National Security
    — Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA6] on Mar 15, 2022

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Jan 26, 2021

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S. 55 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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