S. 1884 (100th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and title II of the Social Security Act to provide an exemption from coverage under the social security program on a current basis (pursuant to applications filed in advance) for employers and their employees in cases where both are members of faiths opposed to participation in such program.


Nov 19, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Heinz III

Senator from Pennsylvania


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Summary (CRS)

Amends the Internal Revenue Code and title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to provide an exemption from taxation under the Federal Insurance Contributions ... Read more >

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Nov 19, 1987

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H.R. 2259 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 30, 1987

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