S.1109 - A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act with respect to the negotiability of supplemental security income checks, and for other purposes.96th Congress (1979-1980)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Chafee, John H. [R-RI] (Introduced 05/09/1979)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/09/1979 Referred to Senate Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1109 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/09/1979)
Amends title XVI (Supplemental Security Income) of the Social Security Act to prohibit any benefit check issued under such title from being honored for payment after 180 days have elapsed following the day on which it was issued.
Directs the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to investigate the eligibility of any individual whose check was not presented for payment within the 180 day period and to issue another check if it is determined that such individual is eligible for such check.