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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to provide for the monthly publication of a Consumer Price Index for the Aged and Other Social Security Beneficiaries, which shall be used in the provision of the cost-of-living benefit increases authorized by title II of the Social Security Act.


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Date
08/05/1977Introduced in House

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Date
08/05/1977Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
08/05/1977Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Cosponsor
Rep. Wirth, Timothy [D-CO-2]

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House Ways and Means08/05/1977 Referred to

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Introduced in House (08/05/1977)

Authorizes and directs the Secretary of Labor, through the Bureau of Labor Statistics, to prepare, as part of the Consumer Price Index published monthly by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a consumer price index (to be known as the Consumer Price Index for the Aged and Other Social Security Beneficiaries) designed to reflect the relevant price information for individuals, as a group, who are 65 years of age or older or are otherwise entitled to monthly benefits under Title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act.