If signed into law, H.R. 1583 would improve Social Security benefits for widows and widowers in two-income households by creating a new benefit that equals 75% of their combined benefits.
Rep. Linda Sanchez (CA-38) introduced H.R. 1583 on March 16, 2017. It has since been referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.
Learn more about H.R. 1583 here.