A bill to amend the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide that the medicare program shall be financed from general revenues rather than through the imposition of employment and self-employment taxes as at present, with the new method of financing being gradually phased in over a 6-year period, and to adjust the rates of the taxes imposed for purposes of financing the OASDI and disability insurance program in order to assure the future actuarial soundness of those programs.
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96th Congress (1979–1980)
This bill was introduced on February 26, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district
Feb 26, 1979
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H.R. 2430 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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