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senate Bill S. 1685

Emergency Senior Citizens Relief Act of 2009

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      Committee on Finance
    IntroducedSeptember 17th, 2009

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Emergency Senior Citizens Relief Act of 2009

Official Title

A bill to provide an emergency benefit of $250 to seniors, veterans, and persons with disabilities in 2010 to compensate for the lack of a cost-of-living adjustment for such year, and for other purposes.


Emergency Senior Citizens Relief Act of 2009 - Amends the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to extend the $250 economic recovery payment payable to certain individuals through calendar year 2010. Applies the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance tax in 2010 to certain earnings in excess of $250,000.

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