About the bill
H.R. 4547 amends titles II, VIII, and XVI of the Social Security Act to improve and strengthen the representative payment program. Specifically, the bill
- Strengthens oversight by increasing the number of performance reviews of payees, requiring additional types of reviews, and improving the effectiveness of the reviews by requiring the Protection and Advocacy system of each state to conduct the reviews, on behalf of the Social Security Administration (SSA)
- Reduces the burden on families by eliminating the requirement to file an annual payee accounting form for parents who live ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 27, 2018
Length: 17 pages
Dec 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 13, 2018
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 13, 2018.
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H.R. 4547 is 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.
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