H.R. 5302, BASIC Act

H.R. 5302, BASIC Act

If signed into law, H.R. 5302 would allow families of Social Security beneficiaries to keep the check from the month their loved one passed away and to increase the death payment.

Representative Peter DeFazio (OR-4) introduced H.R. 5302 on March 15, 2018. It has been referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Learn more about H.R. 5302 here.

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