H.R. 1900 (98th): Social Security Amendments of 1983


Mar 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 20, 1983

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 20, 1983.


Pub.L. 98-21


Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 20, 1983

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to assure the solvency of the Social Security Trust Funds, to reform the medicare reimbursement of hospitals, to extend the Federal supplemental compensation program, and for other purposes.

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Mar 3, 1983

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Mar 3, 1983
Reported by Committee

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Mar 9, 1983
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 23, 1983
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Mar 25, 1983
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Apr 20, 1983
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Apr 20, 1983
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Mar 9, 1983 midnight
unknown 282/148

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