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

See Instead:

H.Con.Res. 291 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 28, 1980

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Expresses the sense of Congress that social security benefits should remain exempt from all taxation.

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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

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 225” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 12, 1979


169 cosponsors (122D, 46R, 1N) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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