H.R.2588 - To nullify the 25 percent pay increase afforded to Members of Congress by the Ethics Reform Act of 1989, and for other purposes.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] (Introduced 11/07/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform and Oversight; House Oversight; Rules; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/09/1995 Referred to the Subcommittee on Civil Service. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2588 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/07/1995)
Declares that the basic rate of pay for Members of the House of Representatives and of the Senate shall be equal to the rate which would be payable for such positions if certain provisions of the Ethics Reform Act of 1989 and the Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 1992 had never been enacted (thus nullifying the 25 percent pay raise provided by the former Act).
Declares that if a balanced budget is achieved by the Government with respect to any fiscal year ending after the effective date of this Act, rates of pay shall be determined as if this Act had never been enacted.