TN 16 (11-92)

RS 01702.578 Claimant Inquires About Special VA Payment

PROCEDURE

1. VA Jurisdiction

If a claimant asks about the Special VA Payment, and the VA has jurisdiction, the FO will forward to the VA:

  • inquiries about the initial payment;

  • allegations of non-receipt of benefit checks;

  • changes of address; or

  • changes of payee or fiduciary.

2. SSA Jurisdiction

If the claimant asks about the special VA payment, PC will respond to inquiries about:

  • the amount of the benefit;

  • requests for hearing;

  • requests for reconsideration; or

  • any other inquiry.

Copies of replies sent by the VA will go to the PC for filing.


To Link to this section - Use this URL:
http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0301702578
RS 01702.578 - Claimant Inquires About Special VA Payment - 07/10/1995
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:07/10/1995