S. 2150 (112th): A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to clarify that the value of certain funeral and burial arrangements are not to be considered available resources under the supplemental security income program.

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Olympia Snowe
Senator from Maine
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/1/2012--Introduced.Amends title XVI (Supplemental Security Income) (SSI) of the Social Security Act to provide that the value of certain prepaid funeral and burial arrangements involving an irrevocable trust whose named ...

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History

Introduced
Mar 1, 2012

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5 cosponsors (4R, 1D) (show)
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