To restore protections for Social Security, Railroad retirement, and Black Lung benefits from administrative offset.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 23, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Kaptur Joins House Democrats in Push for Millions of Restoration and Resilience Jobs”
— Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH9] (Co-sponsor) on May 20, 2020
Nov 30, 2017
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4500 (115th).
May 23, 2019
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H.R. 2991 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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