BASIC (07-01)

GN 01742.205 Preparing Claims Packages in OIO for Claims Filed Outside Korea

A. Procedure — Initial claims packages

Prepare initial claims packages to request Korean coverage records and to inform the NPC about claims for Korean benefits. (See GN 01741.205 GN 01741.220 for the applications and evidence required to prepare the packages.)

B. Procedure — U.S. claims

Prepare form SSA-2960-KOR to request the Korean coverage record if the Korean record is not in the claims file.

C. Procedure — U.S. and Korean or Korean claim only

Prepare a claims package that includes:

  • Form SSA-2960-KOR

  • The special Korean application KOR-USA 1

  • U.S. totalization earnings record

  • Medical evidence from SSA's files, if the Korean claim is for disability benefits.

    Note: SSA files include claims folders in OIO, in OCO's Megasite or in the caves in Kansas City.

  • Evidence submitted for the Korean claim, and

  • A request for the Korean coverage record, if one is needed

D. REFERENCES

Applications and Evidence for Korean Agreement, GN 01741.205 GN 01741.220


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GN 01742.205 - Preparing Claims Packages in OIO for Claims Filed Outside Korea - 05/01/2014
Batch run: 05/01/2014
Rev:05/01/2014