The component responsible for the adverse reopening is determined by the level of
the prior CDR determination.
The disability determination service (DDS) is responsible for preparing adverse reopenings
of initial CDR determinations.
The disability hearings unit (DHU) has jurisdiction of adverse reopenings of reconsideration
See, Reopenings and Revisions: General (DI 27501.005) for who may reopen.
Route folder to the field office (FO) for appeals period.
Indicate type of case—“CDR Adverse Reopening Indicated.”