TN 54 (12-14)
DI 11010.540 Medical Evidence Received From a Foreign Source
A. Evidence received from sources within the U.S., Canada or Mexico
The field office (FO) will do the following:
The FO will not:
B. Evidence received from sources outside of the U.S., Canada, or Mexico
The FO must examine the foreign application and the evidence from a foreign applicant for completeness.
If the disability or non-disability evidence is not complete and the source of additional development is outside of the U.S., Canada, or Mexico, do not ask the source for the additional evidence.
Forward the materials to OCO/OIO with a notation concerning any additional development that might be necessary in the case. For information on sending cases to OCO/OIO refer to DI 11010.275.