In Social Security news, House Bill 832 would direct the Social Security Administration (SSA) to amend listing sections 11.00, 12.00, 111.00, and 112.00 to provide diagnostic and evaluative criteria for juvenile and adult onset Huntington’s disease. It also would remove the term “Huntington’s Chorea” from the listings. In addition, the bill would waive the 24-month Medicare waiting period for SSDI beneficiaries with Huntington’s disease.
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