H.R. 12883 (95th): A bill to make Federal Employees Group Life Insurance available to otherwise eligible Members of Congress and Congressional employees at any time before retirement, and for other purposes.


May 25, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gladys Spellman
Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
5/25/1978--Introduced.Directs that Federal Employees Group Life Insurance be made available at any time before retirement to any otherwise eligible Member of Congress or congressional employee who is not covered by ...

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H.R. 12862 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 25, 1978

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May 25, 1978


11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
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