__Description of Proposed Provision__:

A6: Starting December 2019, compute the COLA using the Consumer Price Index for the Elderly (CPI-E). We estimate this new computation will increase the annual COLA by about 0.2 percentage point, on average.

*Estimates based on the intermediate assumptions
of the 2017 Trustees Report*

Summary Measures | |||||||
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Current law [percent of payroll] |
Change from current law [percent of payroll] |
Shortfall eliminated | |||||

Long-range actuarial balance |
Annual balance in 75th year |
Long-range actuarial balance |
Annual balance in 75th year |
Long-range actuarial balance |
Annual balance in 75th year |
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-2.83 | -4.48 | -0.39 | -0.54 | -14% | -12% |