H.R.4069 - Social Security Benefit Enhancements for Women Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Shaw, E. Clay, Jr. [R-FL-22] (Introduced 03/20/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means | Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||05/15/2002 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||05/14/2002 : Passed House|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Subject — Policy Area:
- Social Welfare
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Summary: H.R.4069 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Social Security Benefit Enhancements for Women Act of 2002--Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to: (1) repeal the seven year restriction on eligibility for widow's and widower's insurance benefits based on disability; (2) waive the two-year waiting period for a divorced spouse's benefits upon the other spouse's remarriage; and (3) disregard months ending after a deceased individual's death in applying early retirement rules with respect to the deceased individual for purposes of the limitation on widow's and widower's benefits.
Passed House amended (05/14/2002)
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) exclude from gross income interest paid on any overpayment of income tax by individuals; (2) allow a taxpayer to make cash deposits to pay any tax not yet assessed (in order to suspend the running of interest on any potential future underpayments); and (3) permit partial collection of tax liability in installment agreements (currently allowed only for full collections).