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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.
5/2/1978--Introduced.Social Security Financing Amendments - TitleI - Provisions to Improve the Financing of the Old Age-Survivors, and Disability Insurance ProgramAmends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the rate of tax ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12491”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr12491>
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