The authority for gathering the required information from and about you is §421 et seq., §451 et seq., and/or §461 et seq. Of the bigger Education Act (HEA) of 1965, as amended (20 U.S.C. 1071 et seq., 20 U.S.C. 1087a et seq., and/or 20 U.S.C. 1087aa et seq. ), together with authorities for gathering and making use of your Social Security quantity (SSN) are §484(a)(4) associated with the HEA (20 U.S.C. 1091(a)(4)) and 31 U.S.C. 7701(b).