H.R. 5305 (111th): CPI for Seniors Act of 2010


May 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jimmy” Duncan Jr.

Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To mandate the monthly formulation and publication of a consumer price index specifically for senior citizens to establish an accurate Social Security COLA for such citizens.

Summary (CRS)

5/13/2010--Introduced.CPI for Seniors Act of 2010 - Directs the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the Department of Labor to prepare and publish a monthly index, to be known as ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 13, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5305”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1086 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2011

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