Summary: S.2722 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.2722. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (05/15/1980)

Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to prohibit the payment of disability insurance benefits to: (1) any individual for any month during which such individual is an inmate of a penal institution after being convicted of a crime or a facility for the criminally insane or other psychiatric facility after having been found (a) not guilty of a crime by reason of insanity or (b) mentally incompetent to stand trial; and (2) any individual otherwise entitled to benefits on the basis of the wages and income of such inmate for the same period.