Send the case to the DDS in the State where the claimant permanently resides or to
the DDS serving the claimant’s last known residence at the time the FO transmitted
the case to the DDS if the claimant’s permanent residence is in one State, but he
or she is receiving mail at:
A servicing post office in another State, or
An Army Post Office (APO), or
A Fleet Post Office (FPO).
NOTE: Handle a claim filed on the behalf of a claimant by a qualified representative in
this same manner.