TN 5 (08-94)
The agreement provides that Italy will count a worker's U.S. coverage when determining
eligibility for Italian benefits if the worker:
is not insured based on Italian coverage alone, and
has at least 52 weeks of coverage under the Italian system.
Italy will credit 13 weeks of coverage for each U.S. QC. However, Italy will not credit
any week which is already credited as a week of coverage under the Italian system.
Italian benefit eligibility requirements, GN 01705.020
Application for benefits under the Italian agreement, GN 01705.215