Focus Of The Hearing:
The Subcommittee will examine the impacts of identity theft, the role of SSNs in abetting identity theft, and options to restrict its use. In addition, the role of the SSN in administering Social Security programs and how the Social Security Administration protects SSNs will be considered, along with legislative proposals to limit the use of SSNs.
The Honorable Patrick P. O’Carroll Jr.
Inspector General, Social Security Administration
Associate Director of the Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, Federal Trade Commission
Theresa L. Gruber
Assistant Deputy Commissioner, Office of Operations, Social Security Administration