Effective October 1, 1979, the President pro tempore is authorized to appoint and fix the compensation of such employees as he deems appropriate: Provided, That the gross compensation paid to such employees shall not exceed $123,000 each fiscal year.
CODIFICATION Section was formerly classified to section 61k of this title prior to editorial reclassification and renumbering as this section. Section is from the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1979.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 4571 of this title.
2 U.S.C. § 6113 (2018)