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The Social Security Advisory Board (SSAB) is an independent, bipartisan board created by Congress and appointed by the President and the Congress to advise the President, the Congress, and the Commissioner of Social Security on matters related to the Social Security and Supplemental Security Income programs.


As an advisory body, we have no authority to take any administrative actions and cannot resolve questions regarding individual claims.


If you have questions regarding a claim, contact the Social Security Administration (SSA). Click on the link below for helpful contact information.

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Panel to Review Social Security Projections

The Board today announced the appointment of an expert panel to review the assumptions and methods used by the Social Security trustees in their annual report on the program’s financial status.  The 2015 Technical Panel on Assumptions and Methods will be chaired by Alicia Munnell (pictured), currently the Peter F. Drucker Professor of Management Sciences at Boston College’s Carroll School of Management and Director of the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.  For more information on the Technical Panel select this link.


Next Board Meeting


Next Board Meetings:

November 17, 2014

December 16, 2014

January 8, 2014

February 23, 2014

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