TN 45 (11-11)
GN 00205.045 Retirement, Survivor, Disability Insurance (RSDI) Applications for Work Outside the U.S.
A question about foreign coverage is included on selected RSI and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) applications to identify cases that interviewers must develop possible entitlement to benefits under an international agreement. Also, inquire about eligibility to any foreign benefits from another country. These questions are part of the ADDB screen on Modernized Claims System (MCS) claims.
B. Handling possible entitlement to benefits under an international agreement
Handle as explained in GN 01700.ff if the claimant indicates coverage in a country that has an agreement in force.