TN 1 (03-97)

GN 01714.205 Preparing Claims Packages in DIO for Claims Filed Outside Belgium

A. Introduction

Initial claims packages are prepared to request Belgian coverage records and to inform the Belgian agency about claims for Belgian benefits. (See GN 01713.205 - GN 01713.215, for the application and evidence required for the package.)

B. Procedure

  1. Potential Entitlement to U.S. Totalization Benefits

    If there is potential entitlement to U.S. totalization benefits, prepare an SSA-e2960-U2-BE to request the Belgian coverage record.

  2. Claim for Belgian Benefits

    If there is a claim for Belgian benefits, prepare a claims package including:

    • Form SSA-e2960-U2-BE;

    • U.S. totalization earnings record;

    • medical evidence from DIO's files, if the Belgian claim is for disability benefits; and

    • evidence submitted for the Belgian claim.


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GN 01714.205 - Preparing Claims Packages in DIO for Claims Filed Outside Belgium - 02/22/2017
Batch run: 02/23/2017
Rev:02/23/2017