H.R. 3588: Guaranteed 3 Percent COLA for Seniors Act of 2015

To require the establishment of a Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers to compute cost-of-living increases for Social Security benefits under title II of the Social Security Act and to provide, in the case of elderly beneficiaries under such title, for an annual cost-of-living increase which is not less than 3 percent.

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 22, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Sep 22, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on September 22, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Eliot Engel

Representative for New York's 16th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2015
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Sep 22, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3588 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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