H.Con.Res. 225 (96th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress with respect to taxing Social Security benefits.


Dec 12, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 12, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Ottinger

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Expresses the sense of Congress that social security benefits should remain exempt from all taxation. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 12, 1979

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 225”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


134 cosponsors (102D, 31R, 1N) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 291 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 1980

H.Con.Res. 292 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 1980

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