H.R. 4844 (106th): Railroad Retirement and Survivors’ Improvement Act of 2000

Introduced:

Jul 13, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Elmer “Bud” Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2000
Length: 76 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To modernize the financing of the railroad retirement system and to provide enhanced benefits to employees and beneficiaries.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 13, 2000
 
Introduced

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Jul 19, 2000
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 7, 2000
 
Passed House

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Oct 3, 2000
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

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Details

Cosponsors
305 cosponsors (169D, 135R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Sep 7, 2000 5:08 p.m.
Passed 391/25

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