Summary: H.R.540 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/05/1981)

Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to grant benefits to a divorced woman who had been married for only five years after the younger spouse reached age 50. Maintains for other marriages the current requirement that the marriage must have lasted ten years regardless of age.