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USHB8026IntroStrengthening Social Connections Act of 2020
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2020-08-11
To House Appropriations Committee
USHR1048IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Congress should enact the Poverty Bill of Rights to reaffirm the right of all Americans to live a life free from poverty and its impacts.
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2020-07-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSB4091PassEmergency Aid for Returning Americans Affected by Coronavirus Act This bill increases the maximum amount of funding available in FY2020 for, and revises certain requirements pertaining to, temporary assistance for U.S. citizens and their dependents w...
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2020-07-13
Became Public Law No: 116-148. (TXT | PDF)
USHB7499IntroSocial Security COVID Correction and Equity Act
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2020-07-09
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4180IntroProtecting Benefits for Retirees Act
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2020-07-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4104EngrossStopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act
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2020-07-01
Held at the desk.
USHR1034IntroRecognizing the need for a Senior Security Promise. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress must work in a bipartisan manner, and on bicameral basis, to ensure the health and financial well-being of older Ame...
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2020-06-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4115IntroChild Poverty Reduction Act of 2020
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2020-06-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7419IntroChild Poverty Reduction Act of 2020
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2020-06-30
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7328IntroCommunity Services Block Grant Enhancement Act of 2020
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2020-06-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3731EngrossImproving Social Security's Service to Victims of Identity Theft Act
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2020-06-18
Held at the desk.
USHB7209IntroAnthony Gonzales Equality for Survivors (AGES) Act This bill establishes an alternative method for meeting the nine-month marriage requirement for certain survivors to receive benefits under the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefits p...
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2020-06-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3923IntroEmergency Family Stabilization Act
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2020-06-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7142IntroHOME Meals Act Helping Our Most Elderly secure Meals Act
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2020-06-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR985IntroExpressing the moral responsibility of Congress to end adult and child poverty in the United States. This resolution acknowledges that child poverty prevents children from reaching healthy development and an economically secure future. It also encour...
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2020-05-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR597IntroA resolution designating May 2020 as "Older Americans Month". This resolution designates May 2020 as Older Americans Month and encourages the United States to provide opportunities for older individuals to continue to flourish.
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2020-05-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2610; text: CR S2607)
USHB6951IntroCOVID-19 Recovery for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-05-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6862IntroSocial Services Pandemic Disaster Relief Act
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2020-05-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3740IntroCOVID-19 Recovery for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-05-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3672IntroPandemic TANF Assistance Act
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2020-05-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6726IntroWIC Benefit Flexibility During COVID-19 Act
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2020-05-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6554IntroTo increase the exempt amount applicable for the retirement earnings test for months in 2020, and for other purposes.
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2020-04-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6428IntroHealth Care Worker and First Responder Social Security Beneficiaries Choice Act
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2020-04-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6419IntroSenior Legal Hotline Act of 2020
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2020-03-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4334PassDignity in Aging Act of 2019 This bill establishes, reauthorizes, and revises several programs administered by the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Labor relating to care for the elderly. Among other things, the bill reau...
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2020-03-25
Became Public Law No: 116-131. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6356IntroEmergency Social Security Benefits Improvement Act
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2020-03-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6315IntroCOVID-19 National Service Response Act This bill modifies the Corporation for National and Community Service program to respond to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) national emergency. The corporation shall allow an individual serving in ...
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2020-03-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6357IntroTo authorize the Secretary of Labor to take certain actions to effectively respond during the COVID-19 public health emergency declared under section 319 of the Public Health Service Act to the needs of individuals participating in community service ...
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2020-03-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3544IntroCoronavirus Relief for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-03-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6313IntroCombating Hunger for Older Americans During Coronavirus Crisis Act of 2020 This bill makes changes to nutrition services for older adults as part of the response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency. Specifically, ...
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2020-03-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3522IntroCoronavirus TANF Expansion Act This bill reauthorizes through December 31, 2020, the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program and expands TANF eligibility and assistance to respond to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public...
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2020-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6217IntroHOPE Act of 2020 Health, Opportunity, and Personal Empowerment Act of 2020
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2020-03-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3484IntroHOPE Act of 2020 Health, Opportunity, and Personal Empowerment Act of 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5848IntroASSET Act Allowing Steady Savings by Eliminating Tests Act
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2020-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB5915IntroMaking Essentials Available and Lawful (MEAL) Act of 2020
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2020-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB3401IntroEqual Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2020
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2020-03-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6028IntroStable SSI Benefits and Housing Assistance Act
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2020-02-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR871IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Congress should enact the Older Americans Bill of Rights to establish that older Americans should have the right to live with dignity and with independence. This resolution expresses suppo...
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2020-02-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5970IntroLanguage Equity in Social Security Act of 2020
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2020-02-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3338IntroTwo-Generation Economic Empowerment Act of 2020
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2020-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5904IntroClergy Act of 2020
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2020-02-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3276IntroASSET Act Allowing Steady Savings by Eliminating Tests Act
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2020-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5815IntroLocality-based Social Security Benefits Act of 2019 This bill directs the Social Security Administration to increase an individual's monthly Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefit amount in accordance with the locality-based comparabili...
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2020-02-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3234IntroSocial Security Solvency and Sustainability Act
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2020-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5634IntroTo amend title II of the Social Security Act to require that past-due benefits be paid prior to the payment of social security representative fees, and for other purposes.
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2020-01-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5630IntroDocuments for Continued Safety Act of 2020
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2020-01-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5618IntroPromoting National Service and Reducing Unemployment Act This bill provides FY2020 supplemental appropriations to the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) for Operating Expenses, Salaries and Expenses, and the Office of Inspector Gen...
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2020-01-15
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB5576IntroDouble Dip Elimination Act
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2020-01-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5577IntroNo Social Security for Illegal Aliens Act of 2020
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2020-01-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5529IntroSocial Security Equity Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
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