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H.R. 4929: Stopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act

To amend the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012, including making changes to the Do Not Pay Initiative, for improved detection, prevention, and recovery of improper payments to deceased individuals, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Cheri Bustos

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2018
Length: 14 pages
Introduced:

Feb 5, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Feb 5, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 5, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

S. 2374 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jun 13, 2018

What stakeholders are saying

Coalition to Reduce Spending: The Coalition to Reduce Spending supports the passage of the Stopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act. The legislation follows the GAO’s recommendations to provide agencies with access to the full death list maintained by the Social Security Administration (SSA) and ...

History

Feb 5, 2018
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 4929 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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