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House Committee on Ways and MeansHouse Committee on Energy and CommerceHealthHouse Committee on Education and the WorkforceHealth, Employment, Labor, and PensionsIntroducedMarch 5th, 2009
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COLA Fairness Act of 2009
To require the establishment of regional consumer price indices to compute cost-of-living increases under the programs for Social Security and Medicare and other medical benefits under titles II and XVIII of the Social Security Act.
COLA Fairness Act of 2009 - Requires the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the Department of Labor to establish: (1) a mapping of the United States comprising 14 specified regions; and (2) particular monthly consumer price indices for such regions for computation of cost-of-living increases for Social Security and Medicare (title XVIII of the Social Security Act) benefits.