H.R.4090: Social Security Fraud and Error Prevention Act of 2014

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about social welfare
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Sponsor Xavier Becerra, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 7 (All Democrats)
Introduced Feb. 26, 2014
Latest Major Action Feb. 26, 2014
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Bill Summary

Social Security Fraud and Error Prevention Act of 2014 - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to appropriate from the Social Security Trust Funds to the Social Security Administration for each fiscal year beginning FY2015 amounts for specified fraud and error prevention activities. Prescribes a formula for the calculation of such amounts, which include fines and civil monetary penalties recovered.

Directs the Commissioner of Social Security to: (1) report to Congress and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a plan for conducting fraud and error prevention activities; (2) take any necessary actions to ensure that cooperative disability investigations (CDI) units have been established for each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the territories; (3) conduct quality reviews in certain cases with respect to decisions in connection with the application for benefits under this title and SSA title XVI (Su...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 26, 2014 Referred to House Budget
Feb. 26, 2014 Referred to House Ways and Means