S. 959: Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act

A bill to restore protections for Social Security, Railroad retirement, and Black Lung benefits from administrative offset.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 27, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Apr 27, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 27, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Ron Wyden

Senior Senator from Oregon

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 27, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

 
Ordered Reported

 
Passed Senate (House next)

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 959 is 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.

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