H.R. 1261 (97th): A bill to amend the Railroad Retirement Act of 1974 to assure that surviving parents receive benefits that are equal to those analogous surviving parents receive under the Social Security Act.
Jan 23, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 23, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district
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- 1/23/1981--Introduced.Amends the Railroad Retirement Act of 1974 to direct that benefits payable to a parent of a deceased railroad employee under such Act shall be equal to those that the ...
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Last Action: Jan 25, 1983
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