H.R. 1275: Social Security Guarantee Act of 2013

Introduced:
Mar 20, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
0% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Walter Jones Jr.
Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Mar 20, 2013
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1052 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 2011

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 20, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Mar 20, 2013
Referred to Committee Mar 20, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

1% chance of getting past committee.
0% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To guarantee the right of individuals to receive Social Security benefits under title II of the Social Security Act in full with an accurate annual cost-of-living adjustment.

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Cosponsors
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House Ways and Means

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Library of Congress Summary

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3/20/2013--Introduced.
Social Security Guarantee Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to issue a benefit guarantee certificate to each individual entitled to benefits under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act.
States that any such certificate constitutes budget authority in advance of appropriations Acts, and represents the obligation of the federal government to provide for payment of OASDI benefits named on the certificate, as adjusted (for inflation or otherwise), to the individual to whom it is issued.

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