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H.R. 33 (111th): Disability Benefit Fairness Act of 2009

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To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 5-month waiting period for entitlement to disability benefits and to eliminate reconsideration as an intervening step between initial benefit entitlement decisions and subsequent hearings on the record on such decisions.

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Sponsor and status

Mike McIntyre

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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H.R. 33 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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