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 in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

William Brodhead

Representative for Michigan's 17th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
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 ... Read more >
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Introduced
Feb 10, 1982

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45 cosponsors (39D, 5R, 1I) (show)
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