May 2, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Died in a previous Congress
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
About the bill
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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. August 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12491>
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