S.3976 - Emergency Senior Citizens Relief Act of 2010111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT] (Introduced 11/19/2010)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||11/19/2010 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3976 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (11/19/2010)
Emergency Senior Citizens Relief Act of 2010 - Amends the Assistance for Unemployed Workers and Struggling Families Act, title II of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Tax Act of 2009, to extend: (1) through 2011 the $250 economic recovery payments to recipients of Social Security, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) (title XVI of the Social Security Act), railroad retirement benefits, and veterans disability compensation or pension benefits; and (2) through 2011 the special tax credit for certain government retirees.
Makes additional appropriations through FY2013 to cover such payments.