Public records (1 - 3 of 3 items) in Custom Date Range
Delphi Pensions: Key Events Leading to Plan Terminations
GAO-13-854T: Published: Sep 11, 2013. Publicly Released: Sep 11, 2013.
The termination of the six defined benefit plans that were sponsored by the Delphi Corporation (Delphi) and the provision of benefit protections to some Delphi employees, but not others, culminated from a complex series of events involving Delphi, the General Motors Corporation (GM), various unions, the U.S. Department of the Treasury (Treasury), and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)...
Social Security Numbers: Ensuring the Integrity of the SSN
GAO-03-941T: Published: Jul 10, 2003. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 2003.
In 1936, the Social Security Administration (SSA) established the Social Security Number (SSN) to track worker's earnings for social security benefit purposes. However, the SSN is also used for a myriad of non-Social Security purposes. Today, the SSN is used, in part, as a verification tool for services such as child support collection, law enforcement enhancements, and issuing credit to individua...
Social Security Numbers: SSNs Are Widely Used by Government and Could Be Better Protected
GAO-02-691T: Published: Apr 29, 2002. Publicly Released: Apr 29, 2002.
The Social Security numbers (SSN), originally created in 1936 to track workers' earnings and eligibility for Social Security benefits is now used for many other purposes by both government and private sectors. The growth in electronic record keeping and the availability of information over the Internet, combined with the rise in identity theft, have heightened public concern about how their SSNs a...