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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 1806

PUBLIC LAW 98-460—OCT. 9, 1984

in cases where the furnishing of such services results in the performance by such individuals of substantial gainful activity for a continuous period of nine months, (ii) in cases where such 42 USC 425. individuals receive benefits as a result of section 225(b) (except that no reimbursement under this paragraph shall be made for services furnished to any individual receiving such benefits for any period after the close of such individual's ninth consecutive month of substantial gainful activity or the close of the month in which his or her entitlement to such benefits ceases, whichever first occurs), and (iii) in cases where such individuals, without good cause, refuse to continue to accept vocational rehabilitation services or fail to cooperate in such a manner as to preclude their successful rehabilitation". Ante, p. 1805. (2) The second sentence of section 222(d)(1) of such Act is amended by striking out "of such individuals to substantial gainful activity" and inserting in lieu thereof "of an individual to substantial gainful activity, the determination that an individual, without good cause, refused to continue to accept vocational rehabilitation services or failed to cooperate in such a manner as to preclude successful rehabilitation,". 42 USC I382d. (b)(1) The first sentence of section 1615(d) of such Act is amended by striking out "if such services result in their performance of substantial gainful activity which lasts for a continuous period of nine months" and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "(1) in cases where the furnishing of such services results in the performance by such individuals of substantial gainful activity for a continuous period of nine months, (2) in cases where such individuals 42 USC 1383. receive benefits as a result of section 1631(a)(6) (except that no reimbursement under this subsection shall be made for services , J,., , furnished to any individual receiving such benefits for any period after the close of such individual's ninth consecutive month of substantial gainful activity or the close of the month with which his or her entitlement to such benefits ceases, whichever first occurs), .^ and (3) in cases where such individuals, without good cause, refuse to continue to accept vocational rehabilitation services or fail to cooperate in such a manner as to preclude their successful rehabilitation". (2) The second sentence of section 1615(d) of such Act is amended by inserting after "The determination" the following: "that the !. vocational rehabilitation services contributed to the successful return of an individual to substantial gainful activity, the determination that an individual, without good cause, refused to continue to accept vocational rehabilitation services or failed to cooperate in such a manner as to preclude successful rehabilitation, and the determination". Effective date. (c) The amendments made by this section shall apply with respect 42 USC 422 note, to individuals who receive benefits as a result of section 225(b) or section 1631(a)(6) of the Social Security Act, or who refuse to continue to accept rehabilitation services or fail to cooperate in an approved vocational rehabilitation program, in or after the first y;,; month following the month in which this Act is enacted. ADVISORY COUNCIL STUDY

42 USC 907 note.

SEC. 12. (a) The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall appoint the members of the next Advisory Council on Social