HR 2292

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2292

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the two-year waiting period for divorced spouse's benefits following the divorce.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 22, 2011

Mrs. LOWEY introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means


A BILL

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the two-year waiting period for divorced spouse's benefits following the divorce.

SECTION 1. EXEMPTION FROM TWO-YEAR WAITING PERIOD FOR DIVORCED SPOUSE'S BENEFITS FOLLOWING THE DIVORCE IN CASES OF PRIOR RECEIPT OF SPOUSE'S BENEFITS.

SEC. 2. EFFECTIVE DATE.

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