Federal - S 1742

Medicare at 55 Act

Introduced

August 3, 2017

Description

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an option for any citizen or permanent resident of the United States age 55 to 64 to buy into Medicare.

Our Position

Monitoring

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 21

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  • Nov. 27, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Harris, K. (D-Calif.)
  • July 12, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Menendez, (D-N.J.)
  • April 26, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Feinstein, (D-Calif.)
  • Nov. 8, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Casey, (D-Pa.)
  • Sept. 26, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hirono, (D-Hawaii)Markey, (D-Mass.)
  • Sept. 14, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Duckworth, (D-Ill.)Durbin, (D-Ill.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
  • Sept. 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Heinrich, (D-N.M.)
  • Sept. 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Cardin, (D-Md.)
  • Aug. 3, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 8

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Franken, (D-Minn.)Reed, J. (D-R.I.)
    Booker, (D-N.J.)Leahy, (D-Vt.)Whitehouse, (D-R.I.)
    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)Merkley, (D-Ore.)
  • Aug. 3, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Finance.Congressional Record p. S4827