Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments


The new program is the $13 billion in Economic Recovery Act payments that SSA will be paying recipients in May 2009.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 04/02/2020 (Archived.)
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Social Security Administration
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Direct Payments with Unrestricted Use
Program Accomplishments
Not Applicable.
American Reinvestment and Recovery Act of 2009.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
No additional information.
Beneficiary Eligibility
No additional information.
No Credentials or documentation are required. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-87.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure
This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-102. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-110. None
Award Procedure
Not applicable.
Not Applicable.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
How are proposals selected?
Not Applicable.
How may assistance be used?
One-time cash payment paid to entitled claimants.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
No reports are required.
No audits are required for this program.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula.
This program has no matching requirements. None.
This program does not have MOE requirements. None.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
None. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: lump sum.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None. None.
Headquarters Office see website for local SSA office., Baltimore , Maryland 21235 Phone: 1-800-772-1213
Website Address
Financial Information
Account Identification
20-8007-0-7-651 - None.
(Direct Payments with Unrestricted Use) FY 08 $0; FY 09 est $13,000,000,000; and FY 10 est $0 - None.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Not Applicable.
Examples of Funded Projects
Not Applicable.


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