About the bill
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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 498 — 107th Congress: Blind Empowerment Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr498
“H.R. 498 — 107th Congress: Blind Empowerment Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr498>
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|accessdate=July 29, 2016
|author=107th Congress (2001)
|date=February 7, 2001
|quote=Blind Empowerment Act of 2001