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United States and Poland Enter into Social Security Agreement

Astrue and Kupieski shaking hands

Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security, meets with Ambassador Robert Kupiecki at the Polish Embassy in Washington, D.C. to discuss the new Social Security agreement.

 

 

U.S.-Polish Agreement

Ashe and Fedak shaking hands

U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Poland Victor Ashe and Jolanta Fedak, Minister of Labour and Social Affairs of the Republic of Poland, signed a U.S.-Polish Social Security Agreement during a ceremony held in Warsaw, Poland, on April 2, 2008. The agreement has completed the legislative review process in both countries and entered into force on March 1, 2009.

 

U.S.-Czech Agreement Signing

Graber and Nečas shaking hands

U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic Richard W. Graber and Pter Nečas, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Labour and Social Affairs of the Czech Republic, signed a U.S.-Czech Social Security Agreement during a ceremony held in Prague, Czech Republic, on September 7, 2007. The agreement has completed the legislative review process in both countries and entered into force on January 1, 2009.