Amendment #40, as changed to S.1806

Social Security Number Placeholder Exceptions

Representatives D'Emilia of Bridgewater, Jones of North Reading, Peterson of Grafton, Hill of Ipswich, Poirier of North Attleborough and deMacedo of Plymouth move that the bill be amended in section 10, in lines 149 and 150, by striking out the following: “within 3 months of being assigned a placeholder social security number” and inserting in place thereof the words “upon application” and in line 152 by inserting after the following: “106 CMR 320.620(A)” the words “or a victim of domestic violence who has a pending petition for legal status under the federal Violence Against Women Act; provided further, that a three month placeholder social security number shall be made available for applicants or recipients who are expecting mothers in the third trimester of pregnancy or a child under four months of age”.