H.R.5886 - A bill to eliminate cost-of-living pay adjustments for Members of Congress, to provide that recommendations of the President with respect to salaries of Members of Congress shall take effect only after approval by the Congress.95th Congress (1977-1978)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kasten, Robert W., Jr. [R-WI-9] (Introduced 03/31/1977)|
|Committees:||House - Post Office and Civil Service|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/31/1977 Referred to House Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5886 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/31/1977)
Amends the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 to abolish automatic cost-of-living pay adjustments for Members of Congress.
Amends the Federal Salary Act of 1967 to make the recommendations of the President with respect to salaries of Members of Congress effective only upon a resolution by the Congress approving such recommendations.