TN 64 (09-09)

DI 11055.117 Cases with Railroad (RR) Involvement

A. Policy

SSA has jurisdiction for adjudicating Title XVI-only and concurrent Title II and Title XVI disability claims filed by a career RR employee or dependent RR annuitant.


  • DI 11050.000, Railroad (RR) Cases (Subchapter Table of Contents)

  • DI 11050.001, Use of Railroad (RR) Compensation in Disability Cases

  • DI 11050.040, Initial Claims Processing Involving Railroad (RR) Employment

  • DI 11050.050, Disability Claims Arising from Applications Filed with the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB)

B. Procedure for routing Title XVI determination information

Great Lakes Payment Service Center/Disability Processing Branch (GLPSC/DPB) prepares the Title XVI disability determination.

  • Allowances - GLPSC/DPB, for Certified Electronic folder exclusion cases, sends photocopies of the SSA-831 (Disability Determination and Transmittal) for any Title XVI or Title II allowance determination to the field office (FO).

  • Denials - GLPSC/DPB transmits the folders containing any Title XVI or Title II denial determination to the FO.

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DI 11055.117 - Cases with Railroad (RR) Involvement - 09/03/2009
Batch run: 01/14/2019