COMMITTEE on WAYS and MEANS

Chairman Dave Camp

Social Security

About:

The Subcommittee's jurisdiction includes legislation and issues related to Social Security's retirement,
survivors and disability programs, the Railroad Retirement program, and employment taxes and trust
fund operations relating to those programs, including title II of the Social Security Act, Chapter 22 of the
Internal Revenue Code (the Railroad Retirement Tax Act), as well as provisions in title VII and title XI
of the Act involving the Old Age and Survivors' and Disability Insurance (OASDI) programs.



Hot Topics:

Strengthening Social Security

Securing the Future of the Disability Program


Current Legislation:

H.R. 2720, Alexis Agin Identity Theft Protection Act of 2013

H.R. 1502 The Social Security Disability Insurance and Unemployment Benefits Double Dip
Elimination Act of 2013

H.R. 781 Medicare Identity Theft Prevention Act of 2013

Legislation From Previous Congresses

News:

Boustany, Johnson Demand Answers for the American People on Treasury Debt Recovery Program
Apr 15, 2014 -
Washington, DC – Today, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Charles Boustany Jr., M.D. (R-LA) and Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (...

Announcement by Chairman Dave Camp
Mar 31, 2014 -
Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) issued the following statement: “Today, I am announcing that I will not seek re-election to the United...

Camp Statement on President Obama's FY2015 Budget
Mar 4, 2014 -
Washington, DC – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) made the following statement in response to President Obama’s FY2015 Budget. “Last we...

Johnson Statement on Meeting with SSA IG on Disability Fraud
Feb 28, 2014 -
Washington, DC – Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) met with the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) Inspector General (IG) Pat O’Carro...

Johnson Opening Statement: Hearing on Preventing Disability Scams
Feb 26, 2014 -
As part of my on-going efforts as Chairman to root out fraud and waste in the Social Security Disability Insurance program, we are here on behalf of the 11 mill...

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Hearings:

Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Preventing Disability Scams
Feb 26, 2014


Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Social Security Disability Fraud Scheme in New York
Jan 16, 2014


*Joint Hearing Postponed* Chairmen Boustany and Johnson Announce Hearing on Improper Payments and Identity Theft
Dec 11, 2013


Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Social Security Disability Fraud Conspiracy in Puerto Rico
Sep 19, 2013


Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Encouraging Work Through the Social Security Disability Insurance Program
Jun 19, 2013


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Useful Links:

Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson

Social Security Administration

Social Security Administration, Office of the Chief Actuary