H.R. 10223 (95th): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to increase to $750 in all cases the amount of the lump-sum death payment thereunder.


Dec 6, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 6, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph LeFante
Representative for New Jersey's 14th congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
Amends Title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to increase to $750 the amount of lump-sum death payment allowed thereunder.

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H.R. 1150 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 1977

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Dec 6, 1977


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