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02/07/2020          

Locality-based Social Security Benefits Act of 2019

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02/07/2020 Introduced in House Open

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116TH CONGRESS 
2D SESSION H. R. 5815 

To adjust the amount of monthly old-age, survivors, and disability insurance 
payments under title II of the Social Security Act based on locality- 
based comparability payment rates. 

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 

FEBRUARY 7, 2020 
Ms. MENG introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee 

on Ways and Means 

A BILL 
To adjust the amount of monthly old-age, survivors, and 

disability insurance payments under title II of the Social 
Security Act based on locality-based comparability pay-
ment rates. 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-1

tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 2

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. 3

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Locality-based Social 4

Security Benefits Act of 2019’’. 5

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•HR 5815 IH

SEC. 2. SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFIT AMOUNTS ADJUSTED 1

TO REFLECT LOCALITY-BASED COM-2

PARABILITY PAYMENT RATES. 3

Notwithstanding title II of the Social Security Act, 4

the Commissioner of Social Security shall increase the 5

monthly benefit amount to which each individual is other-6

wise entitled under such title by the percentage deter-7

mined by the President under sections 5304 and 5304a 8

of title 5, United States Code, for the locality pay area 9

(as established in section 531.603 of title 5, Code of Fed-10

eral Regulations) in which the individual resides at the 11

time of such increase. 12

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Grace Meng D-NY 02/07/2020 Sponsor
Date Branch Action
02/07/2020 President Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2020 President Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E152)Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2020 President Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives
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There is one summary for H.R.5815. View summaries Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/07/2020) Locality-based Social Security Benefits Act of 2019 This bill directs the Social Security Administration to increase an individual's monthly Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefit amount&nbsp;in&nbsp;accordance with the locality-based comparability payment rate applicable to the federal locality-pay area in which the individual resides.
Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/07/2020) Locality-based Social Security Benefits Act of 2019 This bill directs the Social Security Administration to increase an individual's monthly Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefit amount&nbsp;in&nbsp;accordance with the locality-based comparability payment rate applicable to the federal locality-pay area in which the individual resides.
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