HEARING: Hearing on Employment Eligibility Verification Systems and the Potential Impacts on SSA’s Ability to Serve Retirees, People with Disabilities, and Workers

May 6, 2008 — Hearing   

Hearing on Employment Eligibility Verification Systems and the Potential Impacts on SSA’s Ability to Serve Retirees, People with Disabilities, and Workers

 FOCUS OF THE HEARING

The hearing will examine the current E-Verify pilot program and proposed expansions, including the impact of increased immigration-related workloads on SSA’s ability to serve seniors, people with disabilities, and survivors of deceased workers.  The hearing also will examine the potential impact on businesses and employees; the technical and implementation challenges of expansion; and the data security implications of having personal information in the SSA database accessible to six million businesses nationwide.

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SUBCOMMITTEE: Social Security