BASIC (06-09)

GN 01751.205 Evidence Required for U.S. Totalization Benefits under the Polish Agreement

A. Policy — evidence required under the Polish agreement

When a person files for U.S. Totalization benefits under the agreement with Poland, the applicant should submit the same evidence that would be necessary to establish a claim for regular (non-Totalization) retirement, survivors or disability insurance benefits. In addition, the applicant should submit the evidence noted in GN 01702.200 GN 01702.230 whenever Totalization benefits are claimed from the United States.

B. References

  • GN 01702.200, Totalization Evidence Requirements -- General

  • GN 01702.205, Special Evidence Requirements for U.S. Totalization Benefits

  • GN 01702.210, Verification of Eligibility Factors by Foreign Agencies

  • GN 01702.215, Special Evidence Requirements for Claims for Foreign Benefits

  • GN 01702.220, Evidence of Citizenship for Beneficiaries Living Outside the United States

  • GN 01702.230, Evidence of Residence

  • GN 01702.310, Routing of Claims for U.S. Benefits Involving Totalization

  • GN 01702.315, Processing Totalization Insured-Status Notices in Claims for U.S. Benefits


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GN 01751.205 - Evidence Required for U.S. Totalization Benefits under the Polish Agreement - 06/04/2009
Batch run: 06/04/2009
Rev:06/04/2009