TN 5 (04-90)

RS 01301.015 Time at Which Support Requirement Must Be Met

POLICY

The following chart summarizes the times at which the support requirement must be met. When more than one time is indicated, the requirement can be met at any of the indicated times. Consult the pertinent sections of the benefit chapters in the RS portion of POMS for detailed discussion of the times at which the support requirement must be met.

 NH had No Period of Disability or Period of Disability Ended Before Entitlement to RIB or DeathPeriod of Disability Established for NH-Did Not End Before NH's Entitlement to RIB or Death
Type of BenefitNH's Time of Entitlement1 to DIBNH's Time of Entitlement1 to RIBNH's Date of DeathBeginning of Period of NH's DisabilityNH's Time of Entitlement 1 to DIBNH's Time of Entitlement1 to RIBNH's Date of Death
Parent (RS 00209.010)  XX2   X
Spouse 3 XX XXX  
Surviving Spouse3 XXXXXXX

1 Time of entitlement means effective filing date as explained in GN 00204.007, or the first day of the month a DIB is converted to a RIB.

2 Can be used only if period of disability did not end before NH's death.

3 Dependency is deemed for these categories of beneficiaries. The support requirement is needed only as it relates to GPO.

NOTE: For points at which one-half support can be met for childs' benefits see GN 00306.000 ff.


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RS 01301.015 - Time at Which Support Requirement Must Be Met - 10/22/2002
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:10/22/2002