State pension programs (State teachers’ retirement systems and health benefit plans)
meet our criteria for an income maintenance program and health maintenance program
as described in GN 03314.001A.4. and GN 03314.001A.3. We may disclose certain non-tax return information, including verification of Social
Security Numbers (SSN), to State agencies responsible for administering State pension
programs and retiree health plans. Disclosure is permissible under the health maintenance
and income maintenance routine use cited in a number of our systems of records, including,
but not limited to the following:
60-0058—Master Files of SSN Holders and SSN Applications System;
60-0089—Claims Folders System;
60-0090—Master Beneficiary Record; and
60-0320—Electronic Disability Claims File.
For information on verification of SSNs, see GN 03325.003.