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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Sep 22, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 22, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district
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H.R. 5991 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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