TN 5 (08-94)
GN 01705.105 Effective Date of the Italian Agreement
The agreement with Italy became effective November 1, 1978. A supplementary agreement which revised several provisions of the original agreement became effective January 1, 1986.
Periods of Italian and U.S. coverage a worker earned prior to November 1, 1978, may be used to establish entitlement to U.S. or Italian totalization benefits, but the earliest possible month of entitlement to such benefits is November 1978.