A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide for increased earnings of interest by the social security trust funds, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
97th Congress (1981–1982)
This bill was introduced on March 30, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district
9 Cosponsors (8 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Mar 30, 1982
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H.R. 5987 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5987. This is the one from the 97th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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