Public Law 115-165: Strengthening Protections for Social Security Beneficiaries Act of 2017

By | June 1, 2019
Seal of the US Social Security Administration.
Seal of the US Social Security Administration.

Requires the Social Security Administration to fund state reviews of representative payees (those who receive Social Security benefits on behalf of another); changes some rules regarding representative payees; requires reporting to Congress regarding Social Security beneficiaries in foster care.

Official Summary

Passed House
2018-02-05
Passed Senate
2018-03-23
Signed by President
2018-04-13
Became Public Law
2018-04-13

Amendments

Amended in committee.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3]

Votes

Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2018/roll051.xml

Passed Senate by unanimous consent.

Related bill:  HR 4820 (Did not pass the House)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.