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H.R. 624: Social Security Number Fraud Prevention Act of 2017

H.R. 624, as amended, restricts the use of social security numbers on documents sent by mail by the Federal government, unless the head of a department or agency determines the inclusion of such a number is necessary. Additionally, H.R. 624, as amended, requires the heads of the 24 major executive agencies covered under the CFO Act to issue regulations regarding ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 24, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 15, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 15, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-59

Sponsor:

David Valadao

Representative for California's 21st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Jan 24, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 14, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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May 23, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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May 24, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 6, 2017
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 15, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 624 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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