To modernize the financing of the railroad retirement system and to provide enhanced benefits to employees and beneficiaries.
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Jul 13, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 7, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2000
Length: 76 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 180 (107th).
H.R. 4844 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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