H.R. 2723 (112th): Social Security Protection Act of 2011

Social Security Protection Act of 2011 is a proposed change to the United States Constitution. The amendment is in response to the proposed changes to Social Security qualifications that are aiming to combat the rising debt ceiling. Advocates of the bill argue that Social Security has consistently succeeded in protecting millions of Americans from poverty, providing beneficiaries with substantial benefits ... Continue reading »
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Aug 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frederica Wilson

Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district



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Aug 1, 2011

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H.R. 2723 (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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