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- Full Title
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.
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5987” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)(joined Apr 28, 1982)(joined Apr 28, 1982)(joined May 4, 1982)(joined May 4, 1982)(joined May 4, 1982)(joined May 11, 1982)(joined May 13, 1982)(joined May 25, 1982)(joined May 25, 1982)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5987 — 97th Congress: Social Security Trust Funds Improvement Act of 1982. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5987
“H.R. 5987 — 97th Congress: Social Security Trust Funds Improvement Act of 1982.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5987>
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