H.R. 12701 (95th): A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to remove certain work disincentives for the disabled under the supplemental security income benefits program.


May 12, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 12, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Martha Keys

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

5/12/1978--Introduced.Amends Title XVI (Supplemental Security Income for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled) of the Social Security Act to provide that an individual may work without being considered as having engaged ... Read more >

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May 12, 1978

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