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H.R. 6124 (115th): Tribal Social Security Fairness Act of 2018

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to authorize voluntary agreements for coverage of Indian tribal council members, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

David Reichert

Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jun 15, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 20, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 20, 2018.

Law
Pub.L. 115-243
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Reichert, DelBene, Kilmer Applaud Tribal Social Security Fairness Act Being Signed Into Law
    — Rep. David Reichert [R-WA8, 2005-2018] (Sponsor) on Sep 21, 2018

On the House Floor This Week - 7/23/18
    — Rep. John Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Jul 23, 2018

The Week Ahead - scheduled votes, committee action and other important notes for the week of July 23, 2018
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Jul 23, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 6124 will be negligible.

History

Jun 15, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jun 21, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 29, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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Jul 24, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 6, 2018
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 20, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6124 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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