Summary: H.R.1768 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1768. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (06/03/1997)

Former Speakers Privilege Reform Act of 1997 - Repeals provisions of H. Res. 1238, 91st Congress, thus terminating certain entitlements of former Speakers of the House of Representatives, such as: (1) retention of a Federal office (furnished and maintained by the Government) in the Member's congressional district after his or her expired term in office; (2) an allowance for payment of office and other expenses or administration of matters pertaining to incumbency in office as Representative and Speaker; (3) franked mail and printing privileges; and (4) staff assistance in connection with the administration, settlement, and conclusion of matters pertaining to, or arising out of, his or her incumbency in such office.