(Enacted) US House Resolution 4547 - Strengthening Protections for Social Security Beneficiaries Act of 2017
To improve and strengthen the representative payment program.
- Strengthens the Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries with Representative Payees
- Provides more resources to allow DRO, and other P&As, to strengthen and advance their work in the Representative Payee Program
Disability Rights Ohio Advocacy:
- Sent a letter to the Ohio Congressional delegation on December 8, 2017.
Representative Sam Johnson
Ohio Representative Jim Renacci
LINK TO BILL:
Introduced in the House on December 5, 2017
Referred to Committee on December 5, 2017
Passed the House on February 5, 2018 by a vote of 396-0
Referred to Committee on February 6, 2018
Reported out of Committee on March 23, 2018
Passed the Senate on March 23, 2018 by Unanimous Consent
Signed by the President on April 13, 2018