H.R. 3941 (99th): Social Security Amendments of 1985


Dec 16, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 16, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Archer

Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Social Security Act and related laws to improve the administration of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program and the supplemental security income program, to improve coverage under the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Administrative ImprovementsAmends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act and the Railroad Retirement Act of 1974 to adjust the benefits available to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 16, 1985

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3941”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2660 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 11, 1987

H.R. 3128 (Related)
Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 7, 1986

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