According to the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR):
Congressional Hearing on Representative Payees – February 7
House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) and Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL) announced that the Subcommittees will hold a two-part joint hearing series on Social Security’s representative payee program. The first hearing in the series, entitled “Examining the Social Security Administration’s Representative Payee Program: Determining Who Needs Help,” will take place on Tuesday, February 7, at 10:00 AM in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. At the hearing, Members will examine how the SSA determines when an individual needs a representative payee to manage benefit payments on their behalf. We anticipate that the hearing will be livestreamed at https://waysandmeans.house.gov/live/. The second part of the hearing has not yet been scheduled.