§ 1–805.04. Federal information sharing for verification of benefit determinations.
(a) In general. — Except with respect to taxpayer returns and return information subject to § 6103 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, the Secretary may:
(1) Secure directly from any department or agency of the United States information necessary to enable the Secretary to verify or confirm benefit determinations under this chapter; and
(2) By regulation authorize the Trustee to review such information for purposes of administering this chapter and the contract.
(c) Confidentiality. — The Secretary may issue regulations governing the confidentiality of the information obtained pursuant to subsection (a) of this section and the provisions of law amended by § 11024(b) of the District of Columbia Retirement Protection Act of 1997.