13 CFR 102.35 - Use and collection of Social Security Numbers.
Each Program/Support Office Head or designee shall ensure that collection and use of SSN is performed only when the functionality of the system is dependant on use of the SSN as an identifier. Employees authorized to collect information must be aware:
(a) That individuals may not be denied any right, benefit, or privilege as a result of refusing to provide their social security numbers, unless:
(2) The social security numbers are required under statute or regulation adopted prior to 1975 to verify the identity of an individual; and
(2) Any statutory or regulatory authority that authorizes the collection of social security numbers; and
Title 13 published on 2014-01-01
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