AMENDMENT 27 - CONGRESSIONAL PAY RAISES

Amendment 27 to the U.S. Constitution

Short summary -- Congressional pay raises

Actual text of Amendment 27: 

No law varying the compensation for the services of the Senators and Representatives shall take effect until an election of Representatives shall have intervened.

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