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Stopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act

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Stopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act

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A bill to amend the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012, including making changes to the Do Not Pay Initiative, for improved detection, prevention, and recovery of improper payments to deceased individuals, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date
06/25/2019Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson without amendment. With written report No. 116-49.
05/06/2019Introduced in Senate

All Actions (4)

Date
06/25/2019Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 126.
Action By: Senate
06/25/2019Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson without amendment. With written report No. 116-49.
05/15/2019Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
05/06/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Action By: Senate

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs05/06/2019 Referred to
05/15/2019 Markup by
06/25/2019 Reported by S. Rept. 116-49

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Reported to Senate (06/25/2019)

Stopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act

This bill requires the Social Security Administration (SSA) to pay to states their reasonable costs for compiling and sharing records of deaths with the SSA. Under current law, the SSA is not required to pay the states but may choose to do so.

The SSA may share the death data with federal and state agencies for various purposes. Such purposes include ensuring proper payments of benefits and tax administration duties.

The Office of Management and Budget shall develop guidance for federal agencies that collect death data, and the Department of the Treasury and the Department of Health and Human Services shall jointly develop a plan to assist and states, local agencies, and Indian tribes in providing the data.