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.
Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 2 pages
About the bill
To amend title IV of the Budget Control Act of 2011 to protect the Social Security and SSI programs from budget cuts under such Act.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
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 ...
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2723 — 112th Congress: Social Security Protection Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2723
“H.R. 2723 — 112th Congress: Social Security Protection Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. September 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2723>
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