Social Security Administration December 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Request
Document Number: 2020-28797
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-30
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Privacy Act of 1974; Matching Program
Document Number: 2020-27773
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-17
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act, as amended, this notice announces a new matching program with the Bureau of the Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury (Fiscal Service). The matching agreement between SSA and Fiscal Service sets forth the terms, conditions, and safeguards under which Fiscal Service will disclose ownership of Savings Securities data to SSA. This disclosure will provide SSA with information necessary to verify an individual's self- certification of his or her financial status to determine eligibility for low-income subsidy assistance in the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit program established under the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003.
Anti-Fraud System
Document Number: 2020-26754
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-12-11
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We separately published, in today's Federal Register, notice of a modified system of records entitled Anti-Fraud (AF) System. Because this system will contain some investigatory material compiled for law enforcement purposes, this proposed rule will exempt those records within this system of records from specific provisions of the Privacy Act.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2020-26753
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-11
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with the Privacy Act, we are issuing public notice of our intent to modify an existing system of records entitled, Anti-Fraud Enterprise Solution (AFES) (60-0388), last published on May 3, 2018. This notice publishes details of the modified system as set forth under the caption, SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.
Rescission of Acquiescence Ruling 15-1(4)
Document Number: 2020-26911
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-08
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with 20 CFR 402.35(b)(2), 404.985(e) and 416.1485(e), the Commissioner of Social Security gives notice of the rescission of Social Security Acquiescence Ruling 15-1(4).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-26871
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-08
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Rate for Assessment on Direct Payment of Fees to Representatives in 2021
Document Number: 2020-26795
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-07
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing that the assessment percentage rate under the Social Security Act (Act) is 6.3 percent for 2021.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2020-26794
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-07
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with the Privacy Act, we are issuing public notice of our intent to modify an existing system of records entitled, Representative Disqualification, Suspension, and Non-Recognition File (60-0219), last published on May 10, 2010. This notice publishes details of the modified system as set forth below under the caption, SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.
Revised Medical Criteria for Evaluating Musculoskeletal Disorders
Document Number: 2020-25250
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-12-03
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are revising the criteria in the Listing of Impairments (listings) that we use to evaluate claims involving musculoskeletal disorders in adults and children under titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act (Act). The revisions reflect our adjudicative experience, advances in medical knowledge, and comments we received from the public in response to a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM).
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2020-26535
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-12-02
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with the Privacy Act, we are issuing public notice of our intent to modify an existing system of records entitled, Disability Analysis File (DAF) and the National Beneficiary Survey (NBS) Data System (60-0382), last published on December 21, 2018. This notice publishes details of the modified system as set forth below under the caption, SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.