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Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
Length: 6 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4193 (111th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1585 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 776”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 3, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 16, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 776 — 112th Congress: Guaranteed 3% COLA for Seniors Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr776
“H.R. 776 — 112th Congress: Guaranteed 3% COLA for Seniors Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr776>
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