Federal - HR 314

A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to allow workers who attain age 65 after 1981 and before 1992 to choose either lump sum payments over four years totaling $5,000 or an improved benefit computation formula under a new 10-year rule governing the transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977, and for other purposes.

Introduced

January 13, 2015

Description

A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to allow workers who attain age 65 after 1981 and before 1992 to choose either lump sum payments over four years totaling $5,000 or an improved benefit computation formula under a new 10-year rule governing the transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977, and for other purposes.

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Co-Sponsors 13

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  • March 3, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Young, D. (R-Alaska)
  • June 3, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 24, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murphy, T. (R-Pa.)
  • Feb. 5, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hastings, (D-Fla.)
  • Jan. 13, 2015 — Original cosponsor(s): 9

    Bishop, S. (D-Ga.)Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)Peterson, C. (D-Minn.)
    Cummings, (D-Md.)McCollum, Betty (D-Minn.)Schiff, A. (D-Calif.)
    Green, G. (D-Texas)McGovern, (D-Mass.)Yarmuth, (D-Ky.)
  • Jan. 13, 2015 — Read twice and referred to: House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H357

  • Jan. 7, 2015 — Companion measure, S 99, introduced by Sen. David Vitter (R-La.).

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