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Introduced in House (02/13/2009)

Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act with respect to fees of persons representating claimants prevailing before the Commissioner of Social Security in a claim of entitlement to past-due benefits.

Increases the maximum level of fees authorized to be charged by such representatives with respect to such claims.

Requires the Commissioner to make annual cost-of-living adjustments to such fee level.