The Accuracy of the Garnishment of Title II Benefits by the SSA’s Court Ordered Garnishment System

Date: 
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Report Number: 
A-15-10-21063
Report Type: 
Audit Report
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Title II benefits are subject to legal process brought by a State agency or individual obligee to enforce the legal obligation of a Title II beneficiary to provide child support and/or make alimony payments.  The Court Ordered System is a national system that automates withholding from beneficiaries in compliance with State-or court-ordered garnishment requests.