TN 6 (04-97)

GN 01705.213 Representative Payee Under the Italian System

A. Policy

If a legal guardian has been appointed for an incompetent claimant, Italy will generally make the guardian the payee. If no guardian has been appointed, Italy will accept SSA's recommendation concerning the payee.

B. Procedure

  • Obtain proof of appointment as legal guardian if one has been appointed.

  • If no legal guardian has been appointed, follow the procedures in GN 00500.000 ff when developing a representative payee.


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GN 01705.213 - Representative Payee Under the Italian System - 03/05/2014
Batch run: 03/05/2014
Rev:03/05/2014