H.R. 5987 (97th): Social Security Trust Funds Improvement Act of 1982


Mar 30, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 30, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Shamansky

Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district


About the bill

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.

Summary (CRS)

3/30/1982--Introduced.Social Security Trust Funds Improvement Act of 1982 - Amends titles II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) and XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to repeal the provisions ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 30, 1982

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5987”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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