GN 01720.015 How the Foreign Service Post Processes and Develops Claims Filed with a U.K. Agency
When a claim for U.S. benefits is filed with a U.K. agency, the FSP receives form UK/USA 2 and a U.K. coverage record (UK/USA 3) from that agency.
Follow these instructions for processing claims.
|If the claimant is...||then...|
|already entitled to U.S. benefits||forward material to OIO and annotate it "already entitled to U.S. benefits."|
|not entitled to U.S. benefits||obtain form SSA-2490-F4 (Part I) and the appropriate RSDI applications, and evidence, AND forward the claim to OIO with form UK/USA 2 and the U.K. coverage record. (UK/USA3)|
| ||NOTE: Do not develop any eligibility factors which have already been verified by the U.K. agency.|