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110TH UNITED STATES CONGRESS 1ST SESSION
An Act To revise the composition of the House of Representatives Page Board to equalize the number of members representing the majority and minority parties and to include a member representing the parents of pages and a member representing former pages, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
by redesignating subsection (b) as subsection (c); and
by inserting after subsection (a) the following new subsection:
In the case of the members of the Page Board who are described in paragraphs (2) and (3) of subsection (a), the following shall apply:
Each such member shall be appointed jointly by the Speaker and minority leader of the House of Representatives.
Each such member shall serve for a term of one year and may be reappointed for additional terms if the member continues to meet the requirements for appointment.
A vacancy in the position held by any such member shall be filled in the same manner as the original appointment. An individual appointed to fill a vacancy shall serve for the remainder of the original term and may be reappointed in accordance with paragraph (2).
Each such member may be paid travel or transportation expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, for attending meetings of the Page Board while away from the member's home or place of business. There are authorized to be appropriated from the applicable accounts of the House of Representatives such sums as may be necessary for payments under this paragraph.’’.