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Referred in House (03/18/2009)


111th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 620


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 18, 2009

Referred to the Committee on House Administration and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


AN ACT

To repeal the provision of law that provides automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Elimination of automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.

(a) In general.—Paragraph (2) of section 601(a) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 (2 U.S.C. 31) is repealed.

(b) Technical and conforming amendments.—Section 601(a)(1) of such Act is amended—

(1) by striking “(a)(1)” and inserting “(a)”;

(2) by redesignating subparagraphs (A), (B), and (C) as paragraphs (1), (2), and (3), respectively; and

(3) by striking “as adjusted by paragraph (2) of this subsection” and inserting “adjusted as provided by law”.

(c) Effective date.—This section shall take effect on December 31, 2010.

Passed the Senate March 17, 2009.

    Attest: nancy erickson,   
    Secretary