TN 3 (09-05)

GN 03325.007 Handling Reports of the Social Security Number (SSN) Confidentiality Problems

A. Policy

Inquiries or complaints concerning government agencies use of the SSN should be referred to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) as discussed in GN 03325.007B.

B. Procedure

Advise anyone who inquires about the use of the SSN by another Federal, State, or local government agency of the provisions of Section 7 of the Privacy Act of 1974 and, as necessary, advise them to contact OMB. OMB rather than SSA has jurisdiction in these cases. The OMB contact information is:

Information Policy Branch
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs
Office of Management and Budget
Room 10236 New Executive Office Building
725 17th Street
Washington, DC 20503

To Link to this section - Use this URL:
http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0203325007
GN 03325.007 - Handling Reports of the Social Security Number (SSN) Confidentiality Problems - 09/12/2005
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:09/12/2005