S.2239 - Social Security Identity Defense Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Johnson, Ron [R-WI] (Introduced 04/10/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||04/10/2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2239 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/10/2014)
Social Security Identity Defense Act of 2014 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to require the Secretary of the Treasury to make certain disclosures to individuals who were validly assigned a social security account number and to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) if the Secretary determines that there is a substantial likelihood that there has been a fraudulent use of such account number in the employment context. Authorizes the FBI Director to disclose information received from the Secretary to federal, state, and local law enforcement officials, provided such an official enters into a memorandum of understanding regarding the confidentiality of such information, but restricts the use of such information to carrying out criminal investigations or prosecutions.
Requires employers who have been notified of suspected misuse of an employee's social security account number to cease including such account number on statements provided to such employee.