H.R. 3274 (97th): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to terminate the payment of benefits thereunder to inmates of penal institutions.


Apr 28, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 28, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Collins
Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district

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H.R. 4900 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 4, 1981

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Summary (CRS)
4/28/1981--Introduced.Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to prohibit the payment of title II benefits to an incarcerated felon during any month of ...

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H.R. 4900 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 4, 1981

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Apr 28, 1981


19 cosponsors (14R, 5D) (show)
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