H.R. 5509 (97th): A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to limit the rate at which overpayments of SSI benefits may be recovered through adjustments in future benefits, where the overpayments involved were not the fault of the recipients.

Introduced:
Feb 10, 1982 (97th Congress, 1981–1982)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
William Brodhead
Representative for Michigan's 17th congressional district
Party
Democrat
 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 10, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 10, 1982
Referred to Committee Feb 10, 1982
 
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Cosponsors
45 cosponsors (39D, 5R, 1I) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

Human Resources

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2/10/1982--Introduced.
Amends title XVI (Supplemental Security Income) of the Social Security Act to limit any reduction in future SSI payments levied because of past overpayments to the larger of 25 percent (of the future payment) or $10, where the overpayments involved were not the fault of the recipients.

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