About the bill
H.R. 5192 attempts to reduce synthetic ID fraud by requiring the Social Security Administration (SSA) to match the name, Social Security number (SSN), and date of birth submitted by permitted entities against the SSA’s records. The bill seeks to protect individuals, firms, and the economy by allowing financial institutions to verify the accuracy of their customers’ personal identity information, in order to guard against the establishment of synthetic identities based on a valid SSN and a false name.
Studies show that children’s identities are stolen about 50 ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 26th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2018
Length: 10 pages
H.R. 5192 is a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5192 — 115th Congress: Protecting Children from Identity Theft Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr5192
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