To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide a midyear cost-of-living increase to account for the lack of an automatic increase for 2016, to apply the Consumer Price Index for the Elderly (CPI-E) to future Social Security COLAs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 26, 2016
Length: 4 pages
May 26, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 26, 2016
Jun 13, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2896.
H.R. 5342 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5342 — 114th Congress: Fair COLA for Seniors Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5342
“H.R. 5342 — 114th Congress: Fair COLA for Seniors Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. February 17, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5342>
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