S. 3651 (112th): Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act

A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection.

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Dec 4, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 4, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Begich

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2012
Length: 15 pages


Dec 4, 2012

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S. 3651 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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