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

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.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 20, 1983

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

Law:

Pub.L. 98-21

Sponsor:

Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 1983

History

Mar 3, 1983
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 3, 1983
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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.

H.R. 1900 (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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