S. 3717 (94th): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act so as to add the State of Mississippi to that list of States which are authorized to modify their social security coverage agreements so as to provide coverage thereunder for individuals in certain policemen’s or firemen’s positions.


Aug 3, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 3, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Eastland

Senator from Mississippi


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8/3/1976--Introduced.Amends Title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to include Mississippi among the States which may provide coverage for policemen and firemen under agreements entered ... Read more >

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Aug 3, 1976

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3717”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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