42 U.S. Code § 1001 - Basic entitlement to benefits

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Every individual who is a qualified individual under section 1002 of this title shall, in accordance with and subject to the provisions of this subchapter, be entitled to a monthly benefit paid by the Commissioner of Social Security for each month after September 2000 (or such earlier month, if the Commissioner determines is administratively feasible) the individual resides outside the United States.


(Aug. 14, 1935, ch. 531, title VIII, § 801, as added Pub. L. 106–169, title II, § 251(a),Dec. 14, 1999, 113 Stat. 1844.)
Prior Provisions

Prior sections 1001 to 1011, act Aug. 14, 1935, ch. 531, title VIII, §§ 801–811,49 Stat. 636–639, related to taxes with respect to employment. Section 4 of act Feb. 10, 1939, ch. 2, 53 Stat. 1, which act enacted Title 26, Internal Revenue Code of 1939, provided that all laws and parts of laws codified into the I.R.C. 1939, to the extent that they related exclusively to internal revenue laws, were repealed. Provisions of I.R.C. 1939 were generally repealed by section 7851 of Title 26, Internal Revenue Code of 1954 (act Aug. 16, 1954, ch. 736, 68A Stat. 3). See, also, section 7807 of said Title 26, I.R.C. 1954, respecting rules in effect upon enactment of I.R.C. 1954. The I.R.C. 1954 was redesignated I.R.C. 1986 by Pub. L. 99–514, § 2,Oct. 22, 1986, 100 Stat. 2095. The omitted sections were formerly and are now covered by certain sections in Title 26, I.R.C. 1939 and I.R.C. 1986, respectively, as follows:

Omitted sections I.R.C. 1939 I.R.C. 1986
1001 1400 3101.
1002 1402 3102.
1003 1401 3502.
1004 1410 3111.
1005 1411 6205(a), 6413(a).
1006 1421 6205(b), 6413(b).
1007 1420, 1430 3501.
1008 1429 7805(a), (c).
1009 1423, 1424 6801 et seq.
1010 1425 7208(1), 7209.
1011 (as amended Aug. 10, 1939, ch. 666, title IX, § 905(a), 53 Stat. 1400) 1426 3121, 7701(a)(1).

Section 1001 related to income tax on employees.
Section 1002 related to deduction of tax from wages.
Section 1003 related to deductibility from income taxes.
Section 1004 related to excise tax on employers.
Section 1005 related to adjustment of employers’ tax.
Section 1006 related to refunds and deficiencies.
Section 1007 related to collection and payment of taxes.
Section 1008 related to rules and regulations.
Section 1009 related to sale by postmasters of stamps or other devices for collection or payment of tax.
Section 1010 related to penalties.
Section 1011 related to definitions.

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