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

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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.

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Sponsor and status

Lindsey Graham

Sponsor. Senator for South Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2003
Length: 107 pages
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.



Nov 18, 2003

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S. 1878 (108th) 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 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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