WASHINGTON — The Securities and Exchange Commission is probing a number of governmental entities about the adequacy of their public pension disclosures, chairwoman Mary Schapiro told lawmakers Thursday.

Schapiro’s remarks came during a hearing by the Senate Banking Committee devoted to the one-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

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