H.R. 649 (113th): Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act

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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Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Theodore Deutch

Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district



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Feb 13, 2013

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H.R. 649 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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