H. R. 4540, Public Servants Protection and Fairness Act.

Summary: To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide an equitable Social Security formula for individuals with non-covered employment and to provide relief for individuals currently affected by the Windfall Elimination Provision. (Cosponsors, Bipartisan)

ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 02/10/20.

STATUS: Introduced 09/27/19 by Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1].

INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:

  • On behalf of the millions of members and supporters of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, I am writing to endorse your bill, H.R. 4540, the Public Servants Protection and Fairness Act. This important legislation improves the Windfall Elimination Provision, or WEP, by introducing a new proportional formula for the purpose of calculating the amount of the offset and provides meaningful WEP relief to current retirees. H.R. 4540 also includes a benefit guarantee so that no current or future retirees can be worse off as a result of the bill. (Source: National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare)

ADDITIONAL DETAIL: 

Link to the text of the bill.

Link to bill information (support and opposition) on Countable.

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