Focus Of The Hearing:
The hearing will examine the impact on beneficiaries of electronic payment of Social Security benefits; including exceptions to electronic payment requirements and the effectiveness of efforts to educate beneficiaries about these changes. The hearing will also focus on the degree to which electronic payments are subject to fraud and the actions the SSA and FMS are taking to prevent this fraud.
Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on the Direct Deposit of Social Security Benefits
Richard Gregg, Fiscal Assistant Secretary, Department of the Treasury
Theresa Gruber, Assistant Deputy Commissioner for Operations, Social Security
Patrick P. O’Carroll, Jr., Inspector General, Social Security Administration