Social Security Caregiver Credit Act

Social Security Caregiver Credit Act

This Bill has:
6% Democratic Support in the Senate
28% Democratic Support in the House



    This bill was introduced in the senate by Chris Murphy and has not been introduced in the house this year, however it was introduced in 2015 by Nita Lowey with 61 cosponsors.
    This bill would amend title II of the Social Security Act to credit individuals serving as caregivers of dependent relatives with deemed wages for up to five years of such service, and to support State medical training programs for caregivers.
House Bill: HR 3377 {2015}
Democratic Support: 54
Introduced by: Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] (Introduced 07/29/2015)
Latest Action: 08/12/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.

Senate Bill: S 1255
Democratic Support: 3
Introduced by: Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT] (Introduced 05/25/2017)
Latest Action: 05/25/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


Nita Lowey introduces Social Security Caregiver Credit Act from 2015