H.R. 498 (107th): Blind Empowerment Act of 2001

Introduced:

Feb 7, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Ehrlich Jr.

Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2001
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to increase the level of earnings under which no individual who is blind is determined to have demonstrated an ability to engage in substantial gainful activity for purposes of determining disability.

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History

Feb 7, 2001
 
Introduced

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