H.R. 1027 (100th): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the disparity between the benefits payable to individuals who retired in or after 1979 (when the decoupling changes in the benefit formula became effective) and the benefits payable to individuals similarly situated who retired before that year, by providing that the benefits to the former individuals never be less than those payable to the latter.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 5, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 5, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Boner

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district

Democrat

History

Feb 5, 1987
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1027 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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