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H.R. 2378 (107th): To amend title II of the Social Security Act to increase the maximum amount of the lump-sum death benefit and to allow for payment of such a benefit, in the absence of an eligible surviving spouse or child, to the legal representative of the estate of the deceased individual.

Sponsor and status

Robert Clement

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2001
Length: 2 pages

Jun 28, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jun 28, 2001

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