H.R. 8018 (94th): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide that when an adverse decision is made on a claim for benefits thereunder, the claimant shall have the right to reconsideration, including an informal conference and a statement of the case, prior to hearing; to impose time limits and make other improvements in the procedures for determining such claims; and to regularize the appointment of administrative law judges hearing such claims.



Jun 18, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bernice Sisk

Representative for California's 16th congressional district



Jun 18, 1975

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