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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To require the establishment of a Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers to compute cost-of-living increases for Social Security benefits under title II of the Social Security Act.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
04/19/2007Introduced in House

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Date
07/09/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities.
Action By: Committee on Education and Labor
04/25/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
04/19/2007Referred to House Education and Labor
Action By: House of Representatives
04/19/2007Referred to House Ways and Means
Action By: House of Representatives
04/19/2007Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/19/2007Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Ways and Means04/19/2007 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security04/25/2007 Referred to
House Education and Labor04/19/2007 Referred to
House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities07/09/2007 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/19/2007)

Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers Act - Directs the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the Department of Labor to prepare and publish a monthly Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers (CPI) that indicates changes over time in expenditures for consumption which are typical for individuals aged 62 years of age or older.

Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) to provide for the use of such new CPI in the computation of cost-of-living increases for Social Security and Medicare benefits under such programs.