US SB580 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 4-2)
Status: Introduced on February 27 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-27 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 128.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Presidential Allowance Modernization Act of 2019 This bill replaces provisions governing the compensation provided to a former President. Each former President shall receive from the United States (1) an annuity of $200,000 per year for the remainder of his or her life, and (2) a monetary allowance of $200,000 per year. Such allowance shall be reduced by the amount the former President's earned income exceeds $400,000. These monetary amounts are subject to a cost-of-living increase. The bill increases and provides for cost-of-living adjustments to the monetary allowance for surviving spouses of former Presidents.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Professional trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.

Title

Presidential Allowance Modernization Act of 2019

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-27SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 128.
2019-06-27SenateCommittee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 116-53.
2019-05-15SenateCommittee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
2019-02-27SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Same As/Similar To

HB1496 (Same As) 2019-10-17 - Received in the Senate.

Subjects


US Congress State Sources


Bill Comments

feedback