2 U.S. Code § 61g - Compensation of Secretaries for Senate Majority and Minority
Source(Pub. L. 93–371, § 4,Aug. 13, 1974, 88 Stat. 429; Pub. L. 94–59, title I, § 105,July 25, 1975, 89 Stat. 275; Pub. L. 95–26, title I, § 102(a),May 4, 1977, 91 Stat. 82.)
A prior section 61g, acts Aug. 5, 1955, ch. 568, 69 Stat. 502; June 27, 1956, ch. 453, § 101,70 Stat. 357, prescribed the gross annual compensation of Secretaries of Senate Majority and Minority.
1977—Pub. L. 95–26substituted “April 1, 1977” for “July 1, 1975”. Provisions covering the compensation of the incumbent holding the office of Secretary for the Majority of the Senate on July 1, 1975, were dropped as executed. See successor provisions set out as a note below.
1975—Pub. L. 94–59increased annual rate of compensation of both Secretary for Majority of Senate and Secretary for Minority of Senate from $38,190 to $39,500 and substituted provisions excepting incumbent Secretary for Majority holding office on July 1, 1975, from mandatory payment of $39,500 rate but authorizing payment to him as long as he occupies that position at a maximum annual rate of compensation not to exceed $39,500 for provisions excepting Secretary for Majority holding office on June 15, 1974, from mandatory payment of the $38,190 rate but authorizing payment to him as long as he occupied that position at a maximum annual rate of compensation not to exceed $38,190.
Effective Date of 1975 Amendment
Pub. L. 94–59, title I, § 105,July 25, 1975, 89 Stat. 275, provided that the increase in the rate of compensation to $39,500 is effective July 1, 1975.
Section effective July 1, 1974, see section 4 ofPub. L. 93–371, set out in part as an Effective Date of 1974 Amendment note under section 61a of this title.
Compensation of Incumbent Holding Position of Secretary for the Majority on April 1, 1977
Pub. L. 95–26, title I, § 102(b),May 4, 1977, 91 Stat. 82, provided that: “The Majority Leader of the Senate is authorized to fix the compensation of the Secretary for the Majority so long as the position is held by the incumbent holding such position on April 1, 1977.”1974 Adjustment in Compensation Not To Supersede Adjustments in Compensation or Limitations by President Pro Tempore of the Senate
Adjustment in compensation by Pub. L. 93–371not to supersede order of President pro tempore of the Senate authorizing higher rate of compensation or any authority of President pro tempore to adjust rates of compensation or limitations under section 4 of the Federal Pay Comparability Act of 1970, see section 4 ofPub. L. 93–371, set out in part as a note under section 61a of this title.
Increases in Compensation
Increases in compensation for Senate officers and employees under authority of Federal Pay Comparability Act of 1970 (Pub. L. 91–656), see Salary Directives of President pro tempore of the Senate, set out as notes under section 60a–1 of this title.1964 Increase in Gross Annual Compensation