Tania filed a DIB claim in 03/05 alleging she had done no work since 03/03. She is
insured. The DDS determined that she had become disabled at least by 08/24/03. However,
there is a possibility that with additional evidence, an earlier onset date could
Since Tania has disability insured status in and before 08/03 and more than 5 full
months have elapsed since the latter date, a partial disability award can be awarded.
See Common Partial Adjudication Situations -GN 01010.110 - GN 01010.120 for instructions regarding a partial award involving non-disability issues. Currently
reopenings of certified electronic folder (CEF) cases cannot be processed electronically.
The CEF must be converted to a paper MDF. See Certified Electronic Folder (CEF) Exclusions
and Limitations - DI 81010.030F.