Sponsor and status
Sep 30, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 30, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 17th congressional district
Sep 30, 1980
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H.R. 8239 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to increase the amount of the personal expense allowance which is presently provided for eligible individuals and eligible spouses who are in medical institutions, with subsequent annual increases in the amount of such allowance to reflect changes in the cost of living, H.R. 8239, 96th Cong. (1980).
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