Vote — Jul 30, 2015 1:47 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/4
May 2, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on May 2, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 18th congressional district
A bill to amend the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, to strengthen the financing of the social security system, to provide for a gradual increase in retirement age, to improve the treatment of women through the establishment of a working spouse's benefits and to eliminate gender-based discrimination, to provide coverage under the system for Federal employees, to increase and ultimately repeal the earnings limitation, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 1978
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 12491 — 95th Congress: Social Security Financing Amendments. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12491
“H.R. 12491 — 95th Congress: Social Security Financing Amendments.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. July 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12491>
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