S.1994 - A bill to prevent fraud and abuse in housing and urban development programs.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cranston, Alan [D-CA] (Introduced 12/21/1987)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Banking, Finance, and Urban Affrs|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/04/1988 Referred to Subcommittee on Social Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1994 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (12/21/1987)
Authorizes the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to require Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) program applicants or participants to: (1) disclose their social security or employer identification numbers; and (2) consent to wage information verification.
Amends the Social Security Act to provide HUD with access to State employment records. Requires Federal, State, local, or public housing administering agencies to independently verify such information before terminating or reducing any housing benefits.
Establishes criminal and civil penalties for misuse of such information.