The Social Security Administration (SSA) was established as the Social Security Board in 1935. In 1939, it was placed under the Federal Security Agency (FSA). In 1946, its name was changed to SSA. In 1953, when FSA was abolished, SSA became part of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. In 1994, SSA became an independent agency.
Government Documents provides access to an extensive collection of SSA publications, including the following categories:
Some of the most important series are: