S. 1 (98th): Social Security Amendments of 1983


Jan 26, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 10, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas


See Instead:

H.R. 1900 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Apr 20, 1983

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to implement the consensus recommendations of the National Commission on Social Security Reform.

Summary (CRS)

3/11/1983--Reported to Senate amended.(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Finance with amendment, S. Rept. 98-23) Social Security Amendments of 1983 - TitleI - Social SecurityPartA - Changes in CoverageAmends ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 1983

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 10, 1983
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (8R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1292 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 1, 1981

H.R. 1900 (Related)
Social Security Amendments of 1983

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 20, 1983

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