About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to rescind the tax benefits enacted for Members of Congress during 1981, to amend the Rules of the House of Representatives to restore the former limitations on outside earned income, and to establish a commission to review and make recommendations regarding the pay and benefits of Members of Congress.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5945 — 97th Congress: Congressional Pay and Benefits Commission Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5945
“H.R. 5945 — 97th Congress: Congressional Pay and Benefits Commission Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. July 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5945>
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