H.R. 5991 (102nd): Supplemental Security Income Reform Act of 1992

Introduced:

Sep 22, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Douglas Owens
Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to increase the level of assets permitted under the supplemental security income program, to eliminate the one-third reduction of benefits required for beneficiaries receiving in kind support or maintenance from the persons with whom they are living, and to provide that eligibility for, and the amount of, such benefits be determined without regard to certain trust transactions and without regard to the value of donated clothing.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5991” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Sep 22, 1992

Details

Cosponsors
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Votes

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