To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide an equitable Social Security formula for individuals with noncovered employment and to provide relief for individuals currently affected by the Windfall Elimination Provision.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2019
Length: 14 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on September 27, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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154 Cosponsors (152 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Sep 27, 2019
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H.R. 4540 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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