- H.R. 1553, Fair COLA for Seniors Act If adopted, H.R. 1553 would base annual Social Security cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) on the Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers (CPI-E). Representative John Garamendi (CA-3) introduced H.R. 1553 on March 6, 2019. It has since been referred to the Committee on Ways and Means. For more information or to view a list of cosponsors, click here. Print
- H.R. 46, Social Security Safety Dividend Act If adopted, H.R. 46 would ensure that seniors, veterans, and people with disabilities who receive Social Security and certain other federal benefits receive a $250 payment in the event that no cost-of-living adjustment is payable in a calendar year. Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18) introduced H.R. 46 on January 3, 2019. It has since been referred ...