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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.

Sponsor and status


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 for Pennsylvania



Jun 17, 1976

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S. 3587 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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