H.R. 776 (112th): Guaranteed 3% COLA for Seniors Act of 2011

Introduced:

Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Eliot Engel

Representative for New York's 17th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the establishment of a Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers to compute cost-of-living increases for Social Security benefits under title II of the Social Security Act and to provide, in the case of elderly beneficiaries under such title, for an annual cost-of-living increase which is not less than 3 percent.

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History

Feb 17, 2011
 
Introduced

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