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H.R. 219 (112th): Social Security Preservation Act of 2011

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to ensure the integrity of the Social Security trust funds by requiring the Managing Trustee to invest the annual surplus of such trust funds in marketable interest-bearing obligations of the United States and certificates of deposit in depository institutions insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and to protect such trust funds from the public debt limit.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ronald “Ron” Paul

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2011
Length: 7 pages

History

Jan 7, 2011
 
Introduced

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H.R. 219 (112th) 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 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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