A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the five month waiting period for disability insurance benefits under such title for individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Rhode Island. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2016
Length: 2 pages
May 9, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 9, 2016
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Feb 15, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 379.
S. 2904 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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