H.R. 2924 (104th): To guarantee the timely payment of social security benefits in March 1996.


Feb 1, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 8, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 8, 1996.


Pub.L. 104-103


Bill Archer

Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 1, 1996
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/1/1996--Introduced.Declares that:(1) Congress intends to pass an increase in the public debt limit before March 1, 1996; and(2) social security beneficiaries should be assured, in the interim, that social security ... Read more >
Related Bills

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

S. 1555 (identical)

Last Action: Feb 1, 1996

H.Res. 355 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Feb 1, 1996

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2924” 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.


Feb 1, 1996
Passed Senate
Feb 1, 1996
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Feb 1, 1996
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 8, 1996


22 cosponsors (22R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Feb 1, 1996 8:18 p.m.
Passed 396/0

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