IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
May 8, 2013
Mr. Begich (for himself, Mr. Heller, Ms. Warren, and Ms. Collins) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to repeal the Government pension offset and windfall elimination provisions.
This Act may be cited as the
Social Security Fairness Act of
Repeal of government pension offset provision
Repeal of windfall elimination provisions
Subsections (e)(2) and (f)(2) of section 202 of such Act ( 42 U.S.C. 402 ) are each amended by striking subparagraphs (C) and (D)(i) and inserting
The amendments made by this Act shall apply with respect to monthly insurance benefits payable under title II of the Social Security Act for months after December 2013. Notwithstanding section 215(f) of the Social Security Act, the Commissioner of Social Security shall adjust primary insurance amounts to the extent necessary to take into account the amendments made by section 3.