H. R. 3838
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 11, 2021
Ms. Meng (for herself and Mr. San Nicolas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
To adjust the amount of monthly old-age, survivors, and disability insurance payments under title II of the Social Security Act based on locality-based comparability payment rates.
This Act may be cited as the
Locality-based Social Security Benefits Act of 2021.
Social Security benefit amounts adjusted to reflect locality-based comparability payment rates
Notwithstanding title II of the Social Security Act, the Commissioner of Social Security shall increase the monthly benefit amount to which each individual is otherwise entitled under such title by the percentage determined by the President under sections 5304 and 5304a of title 5, United States Code, for the locality pay area (as established in section 531.603 of title 5, Code of Federal Regulations) in which the individual resides at the time of such increase.