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senate Bill S. 998

Arthur Woolweaver, Jr., Social Security Act Improvements for the Terminally Ill Act

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      Committee on Finance
    IntroducedMay 7th, 2009

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Title

Arthur Woolweaver, Jr., Social Security Act Improvements for the Terminally Ill Act

Official Title

A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the five-month waiting period in the disability insurance program, and for other purposes.

Summary

Arthur Woolweaver, Jr., Social Security Act Improvements for the Terminally Ill Act - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to eliminate the waiting period for disability insurance benefits for terminally ill individuals.

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