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



Jan 25, 1983

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H.J.Res. 83 (98th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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This joint resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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