BASIC (01-95)

GN 01720.015 How the Foreign Service Post Processes and Develops Claims Filed with a U.K. Agency

A. Introduction

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.

B. Procedure

Follow these instructions for processing claims.

If the claimant is...then...
already entitled to U.S. benefitsforward material to OIO and annotate it "already entitled to U.S. benefits."
not entitled to U.S. benefitsobtain 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.

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http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0201720015
GN 01720.015 - How the Foreign Service Post Processes and Develops Claims Filed with a U.K. Agency - 03/31/2014
Batch run: 03/31/2014
Rev:03/31/2014