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Name: Determining Disability and Blindness; Substantial Gainful Activity Rule (20 CFR Parts 404 and 416)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit; Protection against particular hazards; Social security (general standards); Disabled workers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-12-04
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1989-12-29, Vol. 54, No. 249, pp. 53600-53605
ISN: USA-1989-R-9231
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=9231&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1989-12-29, Vol. 54, No. 249, pp. 53600-53605
Abstract/Citation: Raises, inter alia, from $300 to $500 the average monthly earnings guidelines used to determine whether persons with impairments other than blindness are able to undertake substantial gainful activity for purposes of Social Security disability benefits provided under title II of the Social Security Act.
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