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H.R. 5 (106th): Senior Citizens’ Freedom to Work Act of 2000

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the earnings test for individuals who have attained retirement age.

Sponsor and status

Sam Johnson

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2000
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 1, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 7, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 7, 2000.

Law
Pub.L. 106-182
Source

History

Mar 1, 1999
 
Introduced

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Feb 29, 2000
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 1, 2000
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 22, 2000
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Mar 28, 2000
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Apr 7, 2000
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5 (106th) was a 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.

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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