Federal - HR 1553

Fair COLA for Seniors Act

Introduced

March 6, 2019

Description

A bill to provide for cost-of-living increases for certain Federal benefits programs based on increases in the Consumer Price Index for the elderly.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 39

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  • Aug. 11, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Mfume, (D-Md.)
  • Feb. 27, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Eshoo, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 14, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Napolitano, (D-Calif.)Trone, (D-Md.)
  • Oct. 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kilmer, (D-Wash.)
  • Oct. 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Perlmutter, (D-Colo.)
  • Sept. 26, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lieu, (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 9, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Van Drew, (D-N.J.)
  • Aug. 20, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Neguse, (D-Colo.)
  • July 12, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Harder, (D-Calif.)
  • June 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Castor, (D-Fla.)
  • June 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • May 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Raskin, (D-Md.)
  • April 2, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kuster, (D-N.H.)
  • April 1, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Gohmert, (R-Texas)
  • March 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hill, (D-Calif.)
  • March 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McGovern, (D-Mass.)
  • March 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Moore, (D-Wis.)
  • March 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Boyle, (D-Pa.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Roybal-Allard, (D-Calif.)
  • March 6, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 17

    Carson, (D-Ind.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)Sablan, (I-N. Marianas)
    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)McCollum, (D-Minn.)Speier, (D-Calif.)
    Deutch, (D-Fla.)McNerney, (D-Calif.)Wasserman Schultz, (D-Fla.)
    Doyle, (D-Pa.)Moulton, (D-Mass.)Wild, (D-Pa.)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Pingree, (D-Maine)Yarmuth, (D-Ky.)
    Kaptur, (D-Ohio)Pocan, (D-Wis.)
  • March 6, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Armed Services, House Oversight and Reform, House Veterans' Affairs, House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H2503