TN 24 (09-02)
RS 00615.704 Widow(er) Eligibility Requirements (DRC)
The widow(er) is not required to be FRA to be eligible for a WIB increase based on the DNH's DRC. The DNH must have attained FRA prior to death.
DNH's DRCs do not apply if:
DNH died before February 1973 or
DNH died before February 1979, first became entitled prior to 65, and the reduction factor was not zero.
3. Effective Date
The widow(er)'s DRCS are effective the later of:
June 1978 or
Month of entitlement.