DI 32010.085 Continuing Disability Review (CDR) Adverse Reopening Cases – Routing Instructions (Paper Cases Only)
The component responsible for the adverse reopening is determined by the level of the prior CDR determination.
1. Initial CDR determinations
The disability determination service (DDS) is responsible for preparing adverse reopenings of initial CDR determinations.
2. Reconsideration CDR determinations
The disability hearings unit (DHU) has jurisdiction of adverse reopenings of reconsideration determinations.
See, Reopenings and Revisions: General (DI 27501.005) for who may reopen.
1. Destination of folder
Route folder to the field office (FO) for appeals period.
2. SSA-408 (Route Slip) entry
Indicate type of case—“CDR Adverse Reopening Indicated.”