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H.R. 709 (110th): Total Overhaul of Totalization Agreements Law of 2007

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To amend title II of the Social Security Act to restrict totalization agreements between the United States and other countries to providing for appropriate exchange of Social Security taxes or contributions between the parties to such agreements, and to prohibit crediting of individuals under such title with earnings from employment or self-employment in the United States performed while such individuals are not citizens, nationals, or lawful permanent residents of the United States and are not authorized by law to be employed in the United States.

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Elton Gallegly

Sponsor. Representative for California's 24th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 29, 2007
Length: 6 pages
Jan 29, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 29, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.



Jan 29, 2007

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H.R. 709 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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