To amend title 5, United States Code, to achieve parity between the cost of living adjustment with respect to an annuity under the Federal Employees Retirement System and an annuity under the Civil Service Retirement System, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 14, 2019
Length: 2 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 14, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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19 Cosponsors (16 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Nov 20, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7165 (115th).
Feb 14, 2019
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Jan 13, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 304.
H.R. 1254 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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