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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Mary Oakar

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 20th congressional district. Democrat.


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.


Jan 27, 1983

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H.R. 1044 (98th) was a 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.

This bill 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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