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- Full Title
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to allow workers who attain age 65 after 1981 and before 1992 to choose either lump sum payments over four years totalling $5,000 or an improved benefit computation formula under a new 10-year rule governing the transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
Notch Fairness Act of 1997 - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to revise the formula for the computation of minimum ...
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Feb 1, 1996
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2930 (104th).
Nov 9, 1997
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3008”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
56 cosponsors (32D, 24R)
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H.R. 2930 (104th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 1996
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3008 — 105th Congress: Notch Fairness Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr3008
“H.R. 3008 — 105th Congress: Notch Fairness Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr3008>
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