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Revisions to the Civil Money Penalty Provisions Relating to the Misuse of Certain Names, Symbols and Emblems

In accordance with amendments to section 1140 of the Social Security Act, resulting from the Social Security Independence and Program Improvements Act of 1994, this final rule makes a number of revisions to the civil money penalty authority regulations relating to the misuse of certain symbols, emblems and names.

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Issued by: Office of Inspector General (OIG)

Issue Date: November 27, 1995

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