H.R. 1044 (98th): Social Security Administration Act of 1983


Jan 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 27, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Oakar

Representative for Ohio's 20th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend titles II, VII, XI, XVI, XVIII, and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for the improved administration of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, the supplemental security income program, and the medicare program by a newly established independent Social Security Administration, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/27/1983--Introduced.Social Security Administration Act of 1983 - Amends title VII (Administration) of the Social Security Act to establish as an independent agency the Social Security Administration. Provides that the Administration ... Read more >

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Jan 27, 1983

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1044”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (18D, 3R) (show)
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H.R. 1900 (Related)
Social Security Amendments of 1983

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 20, 1983

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