Notices will be sent to the beneficiaries identified in RS 02650.262A. advising them that payments can now be made to beneficiaries in Russia. The beneficiaries
will be advised to contact the nearest U.S. Embassy or consulate for assistance in
having their benefits resumed or for assistance in determining whether they can receive
EXCEPTION: No notice will be sent to beneficiaries who do not meet an exception to the alien
nonpayment provisions unless it appears that some benefits may be due them for the
first 6 months they were outside the U.S..