S. 1878 (108th): Social Security Solvency and Modernization Act of 2003


Nov 18, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 18, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lindsey Graham

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2003
Length: 107 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to preserve and strengthen the Social Security program through the creation of personal retirement accounts funded by employer and employee Social Security payroll deductions, to restore the solvency of the old-age survivors, and disability insurance programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Social Security Solvency and Modernization Act of 2003 - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to require the Personal Retirement ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 18, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1878”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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