TN 15 (03-12)
RS 00208.060 Development for Eligibility of Remarried Mother and Father
A. Policy when subsequent marriage terminates
If the subsequent marriage terminates, the claimant may become entitled or reentitled to mother's/father's benefits as explained in RS 00208.035. In this situation the claimant must provide the following additional proofs to establish entitlement or reentitlement:
A copy of the death certificate or the divorce or annulment decree to establish that the last subsequent marriage terminated;
If the annulment decree does not show why the court granted the annulment, a copy of the complaint filed in the proceedings. For policy when annulment permits reentitlement, see GN 00305.135
B. Procedure for remarriage to certain beneficiaries
If a remarriage was to certain beneficiaries, a mother/father who remarried after entitlement to mother's/father's benefits may be eligible to continue to receive such benefits. For policy about the effect of remarriage on mother/father benefits, see RS 00208.035:
Get the name and SSN of the NH on whose earning record we base the benefits (to the new spouse).
Furnish all information through T2R3 Entitlement and Eligibility. Follow the instructions on entitlement processing in SM 03020.001.
C. PC action
When you receive a notice that a mother/father has remarried, follow the instructions for termination of payments in SM 03020.000.