H.J.Res. 83 (98th): A joint resolution to amend the Social Security Act to restore the treatment of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund, the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund, and the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund, in relation to the budget of the United States, to the treatment of such trust funds before their inclusion in the unified budget of the United States.


Jan 25, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 25, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Willis Gradison Jr.

Representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/25/1983--Introduced.Amends titles II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) and XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to prohibit the inclusion in the totals of the Federal budget of the ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 25, 1983

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 83”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


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

Related Bills
H.R. 1900 (Related)
Social Security Amendments of 1983

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 20, 1983

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