Participation Opportunities and Information
One of the objectives of our open government plan is to provide you with easy access to existing channels for participation. Below you will find some various options to participate in the activities of Social Security.
- regulations.gov: SSA regulations open for comment
- federalregister.gov: SSA regulations comment period opening
Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Occupational Information Development Advisory Panel (OIDAP):
Research, Statistics, & Policy Analysis:
We've posted our Open Government Plan 2.0 update, which reflects our continuing commitment to the principles of openness and accountability. This refreshed plan includes additional input we received from Open Government stakeholders, the public and our employees; summarizes the progress we have made in implementing Open Government principles at our agency; and outlines additional commitments we expect to meet in the next two years.
- Press Releases
- Radio Public Service Announcements
- Television Public Service Announcements
- Social Security Update Newsletter
- Legislative & Congressional Affairs
Under certain circumstances, Social Security can provide a speaker to discuss our programs, benefits, and services. We provide speakers free of charge, and they are generally available during business hours only. Please note that we are not able to fulfill all requests.
The Administration is committed to creating an open and transparent government through the following initiatives: