H.R. 2684 (104th): Senior Citizens’ Right to Work Act of 1995


Nov 29, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 5, 1995 but was never passed by the Senate.


Jim Bunning

Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 6, 1995
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for increases in the amounts of allowable earnings under the social security earnings limit for individuals who have attained retirement age, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Senior Citizens' Right to Work Act of 1995 - Amends title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Benefits) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to provide, through adjustments in the monthly ... Read more >

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Nov 29, 1995

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Nov 30, 1995
Reported by Committee

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Dec 5, 1995
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2684”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


96 cosponsors (94R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Dec 5, 1995 6:14 p.m.
Passed 411/4

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1432 (Related)
Senior Citizens’ Right to Work Act of 1995

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 29, 1995

H.R. 3136 (Related)
Contract with America Advancement Act of 1996

Enacted — Signed by the President
Mar 29, 1996

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