H.R.2050: Huntington’s Disease Disability Insurance Access Act of 2021

About This Bill

  • Introduced March 18, 2021
  • Latest Major Action March 18, 2021

Bill Cosponsors

176 (138 Democrats, 38 Republicans)

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Bill Summary

Huntington's Disease Disability Insurance Access Act of 2021 This bill expedites payment of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and eligibility for Medicare coverage for those with Huntington's disease. This is an inherited disorder that causes brain cells to die, including in areas of the brain that help to control voluntary movement. Specifically, the bill eliminates the 5-month waiting period for SSDI benefits and the...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.R.2050.

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 18, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
March 18, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.
March 18, 2021

Introduced in the House by Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-N.J.)

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