S. 1197: Promoting Opportunity through Informed Choice Act

A bill to require the Commissioner of Social Security to make publicly available on-line tools to allow individuals eligible for disability benefits to assess the impact of earnings on the individual's eligibility for, and amount of, benefits received through Federal and State benefit programs.

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May 5, 2015


Referred to Committee on May 5, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 5, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: May 5, 2015
Length: 2 pages


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


May 5, 2015

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Passed Senate

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S. 1197 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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