To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to clarify the mailing requirement relating to social security account statements.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 2, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on December 11, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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40 Cosponsors (21 Democrats, 19 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Buchanans Bill to Help Americans Plan For Retirement Passes Key Committee”
— Rep. Vern Buchanan [R-FL16] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 12, 2019
“Higgins Urging Action to Strengthen Social Security”
— Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 31, 2020
Dec 5, 2019
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Dec 11, 2019
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Dec 2, 2020
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H.R. 5306 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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