BASIC (09-02)

GN 01743.105 Effective Date of the U.S. - Australian Agreement

A. Introduction

The agreement with Australia became effective 10/01/2002.

B. Policy

Periods of U.S. and Australian Social Security coverage may be used to establish entitlement to U.S. or Australian Totalization benefits whether earned before or after 10/01/2002. However, the earliest possible month of entitlement to such benefits is 10/2002.


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GN 01743.105 - Effective Date of the U.S. - Australian Agreement - 05/01/2014
Batch run: 05/01/2014
Rev:05/01/2014