Summary: H.R.7209 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (06/15/2020)

Anthony Gonzales Equality for Survivors (AGES) Act

This bill establishes an alternative method for meeting the nine-month marriage requirement for certain survivors to receive benefits under the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefits program. Specifically, the bill applies with respect to a marriage that would not have been recognized by federal law before June 26, 2013 (the date upon which the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples are entitled to federal benefits).