30 U.S. Code § 944 - Statement of reasons for denial of claim

Any individual whose claim for benefits under this subchapter is denied shall receive from the Secretary a written statement of the reasons for denial of such claim, and a summary of the administrative hearing record or, upon good cause shown, a copy of any transcript thereof.


(Pub. L. 91–173, title IV, § 434, as added Pub. L. 95–239, § 14,Mar. 1, 1978, 92 Stat. 103.)
Effective Date

Section effective Mar. 1, 1978, see section 20(a) ofPub. L. 95–239, set out as an Effective Date of 1978 Amendment note under section 901 of this title.

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