H.R.142 - Social Security Disability Fairness Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] (Introduced 01/03/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/31/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.142 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2019)
Social Security Disability Fairness Act of 2019
This bill allows an individual diagnosed with a terminal illness to receive disability payments under the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance program during the waiting period for such payments (which typically lasts five months). It also establishes a phased-in payment schedule for such payments.
These provisions shall expire January 1, 2025.