To require the Commissioner of Social Security to issue uniform standards for the method for truncation of Social Security account numbers in order to protect such numbers from being used in the perpetration of fraud or identity theft and to provide for a prohibition on the display to the general public on the Internet of Social Security account numbers by State and local governments and private entities, and for other purposes.
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Feb 11, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 11, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2016
Length: 16 pages
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