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Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits


The Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) administers retirement, survivor, disability, unemployment, and sickness insurance for railroad workers and their families. This report describes Railroad Retirement Act (RRA) and Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act (RUIA) eligibility requirements, benefit types and compensation amounts, and program financing. This report also covers temporary extended railroad unemployment benefits enacted since 2009. During FY2012, the RRB paid $11.3 billion in retirement and survivor benefits to about 573,000 beneficiaries. Unemployment and sickness benefits totaling $89 million, including over $7 million in temporary extended unemployment benefits, were paid to approximately 26,000 claimants.


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Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 25,2013  Pages: 9]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jul 17,2012  Pages: 10]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Apr 20,2012  Pages: 10]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 11,2012  Pages: 9]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 04,2012  Pages: 9]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 10,2011  Pages: 9]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 28,2010  Pages: 8]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Feb 26,2009  Pages: 8]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 29,2008  Pages: 6]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 16,2007  Pages: 6]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Jan 06,2006  Pages: 6]

Railroad Retirement Board: Retirement, Survivor, Disability, Unemployment, and Sickness Benefits  [Order No: RS22350  Release Date: Dec 14,2005  Pages: 6]