The Social Security Number: Legal Developments Affecting Its Collection, Disclosure, and Confidentiality

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This report provides a comprehensive list of federal developments affecting use of the social security number, from 1935 to the present. This list includes federal statutes regulating the collection and disclosure of SSNs, as well as specific authorizations for the use of SSNs, confidentiality provisions, and criminal provisions relating to SSN misuse.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 4, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Swendiman, Kathleen S.

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Lanza, Emily M.

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 4, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report provides a comprehensive list of federal developments affecting use of the social security number, from 1935 to the present. This list includes federal statutes regulating the collection and disclosure of SSNs, as well as specific authorizations for the use of SSNs, confidentiality provisions, and criminal provisions relating to SSN misuse.

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33 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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