[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 62 (Friday, March 30, 2012)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 19153-19154]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-7684]


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SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

20 CFR Parts 404 and 416

[Docket No. SSA 2006-0173]
RIN 0960-AG12


Nonpayment of Benefits to Fugitive Felons and Probation or Parole 
Violators

AGENCY: Social Security Administration.

ACTION: Proposed rules; withdrawal.

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SUMMARY: We are withdrawing the proposed rules we published in the 
Federal Register on December 5, 2005.

DATES: The proposed rules identified in this document are withdrawn as 
of March 30, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Rudick, Social Insurance 
Specialist, Office of Regulations, Social Security Administration, 6401 
Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21235-6401, (410) 965-7102. For 
information on eligibility or filing for benefits, call our national 
toll-free number, 1-800-772-1213 or TTY 1-800-325-0778, or visit our 
Internet site, Social Security Online, at http://www.socialsecurity.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    On December 5, 2005, we published in the Federal Register a notice 
of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) titled ``Nonpayment of Benefits to 
Fugitive Felons and Probation and Parole Violators'' (70 FR 72411). We 
have decided not to pursue final rules based

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on this NPRM at this time. Therefore, we are withdrawing this NPRM.

Michael J. Astrue,
Commissioner of Social Security.
[FR Doc. 2012-7684 Filed 3-29-12; 8:45 am]
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