S. 1876 (112th): Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers Act

Introduced:

Nov 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sherrod Brown

Senator from Ohio

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 16, 2011
 
Introduced

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1876”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (8D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3651 (Related)
Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 4, 2012

H.R. 798 (Related)
Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 18, 2011

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