Challenges facing social security disability programs in the 21st century

hearing before the Subcommittee on Social Security of the Committee on Ways and Means, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session, July 13, 2000 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means. Subcommittee on Social Security.

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  • Insurance, Disability -- United States,
  • Insurance, Disability,
  • Social security beneficiaries -- Employment -- United States,
  • Supplemental security income program -- United States,
  • Social security -- United States
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Paginationiii, 84 p. :
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