S. 3587 (94th): A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to provide that, in the case of an individual residing in a retirement home or similar institution, certain payments made to such home or institution by relatives of such individual shall not be regarded, for purposes of such title, as income of such individual.


Jun 17, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Hugh Scott Jr.

Senator from Pennsylvania


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6/17/1976--Introduced.Excludes from the definition of unearned income under Title XVI (Supplemental Security Income for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled) of the Social Security Act those payments made to a retirement ... Read more >

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Jun 17, 1976

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