About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to improve benefits for aged survivors, disabled survivors, and divorced spouses, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
5/7/2002--Introduced.Social Security Widow's Benefit Guarantee Act of 2002 - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to:(1) provide for an increase ...
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May 7, 2002
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4671”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
139 cosponsors (139D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4671 — 107th Congress: Social Security Widow’s Benefit Guarantee Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr4671
“H.R. 4671 — 107th Congress: Social Security Widow’s Benefit Guarantee Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr4671>
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