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- Summary (CRS)
- 2/28/1980--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that social security benefits should remain exempt from all taxation. Read more >
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 12, 1979
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 291” 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.
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