H.R. 10668 (95th): A bill to amend the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide for Federal participation in the costs of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program and the medicare program, with appropriate reductions in social security taxes to reflect such participation, and with a substantial increase in the amount of an individual’s annual earnings which may be counted for benefit and tax purposes.


Feb 1, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 1, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Burke

Representative for Massachusetts's 11th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

2/1/1978--Introduced.Amends Title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code to reduce tax rates below the level established by the Social Security ... Read more >

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Feb 1, 1978

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H.R. 13608 (identical)

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