TN 1 (12-97)
GN 01731.105 Effective Date of the U.S. - Finnish Agreement
The agreement with Finland became effective on November 1, 1992. Periods of Finnish and U.S. Social Security coverage a worker earned prior to November 1, 1992, may be used to establish entitlement to U.S. or Finnish Totalization benefits. However, the earliest possible month of entitlement to such benefits is November 1992.