May 252011
 May 25, 2011  Posted by  Laws

Bill Tomison reports:

The Rhode Island Senate has approved a bill prohibiting merchants or others from using or requesting any part of your Social Security number.

Rhode Island law already prohibited requiring an SSN on a check for transactions, but as a news release from Greg Pare, Director of Senate Communications, said Tuesday, some businesses had been asking for part of the number as an identifier, usually the last four digits.

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