H.R. 5834 (111th): Preserving Our Promise to Seniors Act


Jul 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Theodore Deutch

Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2010
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection.

Summary (CRS)

7/22/2010--Introduced.Preserving Our Promise to Seniors Act - Directs the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the Department of Labor to prepare and publish for each calendar month a Consumer Price ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 22, 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. 5834”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.



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

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H.R. 539 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 2011

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