DI 39554.001 DDS Audits and Administrative Reviews--General
This subchapter establishes standards and guidelines for the disability determination
services (DDS) relating to audits. These standards and guidelines are necessitated
by 20 CFR Parts 404 and 416 governing the Federal/State relationship as required by Public Law 96-265. 20 CFR
404.1627 and 416.1027, as supplemented by OMB Circular A-133, Audits of States, Local Governments, and
Non-Profit Organizations, which contain the basic information regarding DDS Audits.
Audits will be conducted as soon as possible after the close of each fiscal year and
establish that there has been compliance with pertinent Federal statutes and regulations.