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Name: Federal Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance; Requirements for Entitlement to Widow(er)'s Benefits Rule (20 CFR Part 404)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1994-02-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1994-03-30, Vol. 59, No. 61, pp. 14746-14747
ISN: USA-1994-R-36576
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1994-03-30, Vol. 59, No. 61, pp. 14746-14747
Abstract/Citation: Relects technical changes which clarify entitlement requirements for widow's and widower's benefits. Specifically, it clarifies that entitlement or potential entitlement to mother's/father's benefits, on the record of a fully insured individual, in the month prior to the month of marriage to an insured satisfies the alternative to the duration of marriage requirement for widow(er)'s benefits.

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