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AN ACT TO AMEND THE SOCIAL SECURITY ACT TO PROVIDE
INCREASES IN BENEFITS, TO IMPROVE COMPUTATION
METHODS, AND TO RAISE THE EARNINGS BASE UNDER
THE OLD-AGE, SURVIVORS, AND DISABILITY INSURANCE
SYSTEM, TO MAKE IMPROVEMENTS IN THE MEDICARE,
MEDICAID, AND MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH PRO-
GRAMS WITH EMPHASIS UPON IMPROVEMENTS IN THE
OPERATING EFFECTIVENESS OF SUCH PROGRAMS, AND

FOR OTHER PURPOSES

PART 1

JUNE 17, AND JULY 14, AND 15, 1970

ADMINISTRATION WITNESSES

Printed for the use of the Committee on Finance

HEARINGS

BEFORE THE

COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
UNITED STATES SENATE

NINETY-FIRST CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

ON

H.R. 17550

AN ACT TO AMEND THE SOCIAL SECURITY ACT TO PROVIDE
INCREASES IN BENEFITS, TO IMPROVE COMPUTATION
METHODS, AND TO RAISE THE EARNINGS BASE UNDER
THE OLD-AGE, SURVIVORS, AND DISABILITY INSURANCE
SYSTEM, TO MAKE IMPROVEMENTS IN THE MEDICARE,
MEDICAID, AND MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH PRO-
GRAMS WITH EMPHASIS UPON IMPROVEMENTS IN THE
OPERATING EFFECTIVENESS OF SUCH PROGRAMS, AND

FOR OTHER PURPOSES

PART 1

JUNE 17, AND JULY 14, AND 15, 1970

ADMINISTRATION WITNESSES

Printed for the use of the Committee on Finance

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1970

For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office

Washington, D.C. 20402 - Price $1.50

COMMITTEE ON FINANCE

RUSSELL B. LONG, Louisiana, Chairman CLINTON P. ANDERSON, New Mexico JOHN J. WILLIAMS, Delaware ALBERT GORE, Tennessee

WALLACE F. BENNETT, Utah HERMAN E. TALMADGE, Georgia

CARL T. CURTIS, Nebraska EUGENE J. MCCARTHY, Minnesota

JACK MILLER, Iowa VANCE HARTKE, Indiana

LEN B. JORDAN, Idaho J. W. FULBRIGHT, Arkansas

PAUL J. FANNIN, Arizona ABRAHAM RIBICOFF, Connecticut

CLIFFORD P. HANSEN, Wyoming
FRED R. HARRIS, Oklahoma
HARRY F. BYRD, JR., Virginia

Tom VAIL, Chief Counsel
EVELYN R. THOMPSON, Assistant Chief Clerk

(II)

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