H.R. 4807 (97th): A bill to provide that increases in the rate of compensation for Members of the House of Representatives and the Senate shall not take effect until the start of the Congress following the Congress in which such increases are approved.



Oct 21, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 21, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gary Lee

Representative for New York's 33rd congressional district



Oct 21, 1981

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H.R. 4807 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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