About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to authorize waivers by the Commissioner of Social Security of the 5-month waiting period for entitlement to benefits based on disability in cases in which the Commissioner determines that such waiting period would cause undue hardship to terminally ill beneficiaries, and to provide for a study by the Commissioner regarding possible improvements in disability claims processing.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
8 cosponsors (5R, 3D) (show)(joined Jun 14, 2007)(joined Jun 14, 2007)(joined Jul 10, 2007)(joined Sep 6, 2007)(joined Apr 24, 2008)(joined Jul 23, 2008)(joined Sep 8, 2008)(joined Sep 27, 2008)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2713 — 110th Congress: Joseph H. Seall Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2713
“H.R. 2713 — 110th Congress: Joseph H. Seall Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. May 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2713>
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