H.R.146 - Notch Baby Act of 1997105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Emerson, Jo Ann [R-MO-8] (Introduced 01/07/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||01/21/1997 Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.|
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Summary: H.R.146 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/07/1997)
Notch Baby Act of 1997 - Amends title II (Old-Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act with respect to the benefit computation formula for individuals who reached age 65 in or after 1982 and to whom applies the period of transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977.
Sets forth a schedule of additional benefit increases for such beneficiaries (and related beneficiaries), with percentages declining from 60 percent to ten percent keyed to the year an individual became eligible for such benefits between 1979 and 1983.