S. 959 - Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act

Labor and employment. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to restore protections for Social Security, Railroad retirement, and Black Lung benefits from administrative offset. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act

S. 959 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to restore protections for Social Security, Railroad retirement, and Black Lung benefits from administrative offset. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to restore protections for Social Security, Railroad retirement, and Black Lung benefits from administrative offset.
Other Titles
  • Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act
  • Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act
  • Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act
Sponsor
Ron Wyden
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Labor and employment
  • Administrative remedies
  • Cardiovascular and respiratory health
  • Coal
  • Debt collection
  • Disability assistance
  • Employee benefits and pensions
  • Mining
  • Railroads
  • Social security and elderly assistance
  • Transportation employees
  • Worker safety and health
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Major Actions
Introduced4/27/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/27/2017
4/27/2017Introduced in Senate
4/27/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $0 Against $0
  2. January - February 2011 For $5,500 Against $0
  3. March - April 2011 For $12,250 Against $0
  4. May - June 2011 For $9,250 Against $0
  5. July - August 2011 For $2,000 Against $0
  6. September - October 2011 For $8,500 Against $0
  7. November - December 2011 For $3,000 Against $0
  8. January - February 2012 For $7,175 Against $0
  9. March - April 2012 For $9,245 Against $0
  10. May - June 2012 For $22,229 Against $0
  11. July - August 2012 For $20,700 Against $0
  12. September - October 2012 For $52,229 Against $0
  13. November - December 2012 For $4,750 Against $0
  14. January - February 2013 For $2,000 Against $0
  15. March - April 2013 For $4,700 Against $0
  16. May - June 2013 For $5,637 Against $0
  17. July - August 2013 For $5,000 Against $0
  18. September - October 2013 For $4,250 Against $0
  19. November - December 2013 For $450 Against $0
  20. January - February 2014 For $2,450 Against $0
  21. March - April 2014 For $2,450 Against $0
  22. May - June 2014 For $8,930 Against $0
  23. July - August 2014 For $7,374 Against $0
  24. September - October 2014 For $5,347 Against $0
  25. November - December 2014 For $250 Against $0
  26. January - February 2015 For $2,000 Against $0
  27. March - April 2015 For $2,000 Against $0
  28. May - June 2015 For $3,250 Against $0
  29. July - August 2015 For $1,500 Against $0
  30. September - October 2015 For $6,900 Against $0
  31. November - December 2015 For $5,150 Against $0
  32. January - February 2016 For $1,985 Against $0
  33. March - April 2016 For $9,617 Against $0
  34. May - June 2016 For $5,850 Against $0
  35. July - August 2016 For $5,300 Against $0
  36. September - October 2016 For $10,092 Against $0
  37. November - December 2016 For $0 Against $0

Votes

    1 Organization Supports and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act

    1 organization support this bill

    National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
    Richtman, Max (2017, May 3). Letter Endorsing Protection of Social Security Benefits Restoration Act. Retrieved May 8, 2017, from National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare.

    0 organizations oppose this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from Elderly issues/Social Security interest groups, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$10,500$0
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$5,150$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$2,000$0
    Roy BluntRMO$0$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$0
    John BoozmanRAR$500$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$8,975$0
    Richard BurrRNC$2,000$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$1,500$0
    Ben CardinDMD$2,000$0
    Tom CarperDDE$2,000$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$6,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$3,000$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$7,170$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$0
    Steve DainesRMT$0$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$6,000$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$14,757$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$2,000$0
    Mike EnziRWY$250$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0
    Deb FischerRNE$250$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
    Al FrankenDMN$2,800$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,000$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$0$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$6,657$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,000$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$9,499$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$6,000$0
    Dean HellerRNV$0$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$6,219$0
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
    Tim KaineDVA$11,000$0
    John KennedyRLA$0$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$2,000$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$2,200$0
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$5,787$0
    John McCainRAZ$0$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,200$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,000$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$4,250$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$5,274$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$15,450$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$3,270$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$11,000$0
    Rand PaulRKY$0$0
    David PerdueRGA$0$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$4,000$0
    Rob PortmanROH$5,500$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$1,000$0
    Jim RischRID$0$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$0$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$3,725$0
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$9,480$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,000$0
    Tim ScottRSC$1,250$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$7,747$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$9,000$0
    Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
    Jon TesterDMT$8,500$0
    John ThuneRSD$1,000$0
    Thom TillisRNC$0$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$500$0
    Tom UdallDNM$3,000$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$12,350$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,250$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$11,000$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,000$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
    Ron WydenDOR$3,350$0
    Todd YoungRIN$0$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$10,500$0
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$5,150$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$2,000$0
    Roy BluntRMO$0$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$0
    John BoozmanRAR$500$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$8,975$0
    Richard BurrRNC$2,000$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$1,500$0
    Ben CardinDMD$2,000$0
    Tom CarperDDE$2,000$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$6,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$3,000$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$7,170$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$0
    Steve DainesRMT$0$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$6,000$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$14,757$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$2,000$0
    Mike EnziRWY$250$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0
    Deb FischerRNE$250$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
    Al FrankenDMN$2,800$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,000$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$0$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$6,657$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,000$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$9,499$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$6,000$0
    Dean HellerRNV$0$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$6,219$0
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
    Tim KaineDVA$11,000$0
    John KennedyRLA$0$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$2,000$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$2,200$0
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$5,787$0
    John McCainRAZ$0$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,200$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,000$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$4,250$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$5,274$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$15,450$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$3,270$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$11,000$0
    Rand PaulRKY$0$0
    David PerdueRGA$0$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$4,000$0
    Rob PortmanROH$5,500$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$1,000$0
    Jim RischRID$0$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$0$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$3,725$0
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$9,480$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,000$0
    Tim ScottRSC$1,250$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$7,747$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$9,000$0
    Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
    Jon TesterDMT$8,500$0
    John ThuneRSD$1,000$0
    Thom TillisRNC$0$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$500$0
    Tom UdallDNM$3,000$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$12,350$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,250$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$11,000$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,000$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
    Ron WydenDOR$3,350$0
    Todd YoungRIN$0$0

    Interest Groups that support this bill

    $ Donated
    Elderly issues/Social Security$259,310

    Interest Groups that oppose this bill

    $ Donated
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