S.2305 - Social Security and Marriage Equality Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Introduced 05/08/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||05/08/2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
Subject — Policy Area:
- Social Welfare
- View subjects
Summary: S.2305 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/08/2014)
Social Security and Marriage Equality Act - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act with respect to the determination of a valid marriage to account for marriages in jurisdictions other than a state.
Authorizes the courts of any state to find that an OASDI benefit applicant and an insured individual were validly married in a jurisdiction other than a state at the time the applicant files a benefit application or, if the insured individual is dead, at the time the individual died.