TN 12 (09-03)

SI 00601.048 Duplicate Applications

A. Definition

A duplicate application is an unnecessary application filed for the same benefits or same period of disability for which a previous claim has already been filed.

B. Procedure

For duplicate applications:

  • adjudicate the original supplemental security income (SSI) application, and

  • file the duplicate application in the SSI claims folder.

C. References

  • Adjudicating title II when a title XVI application is filed, SI 00601.035

  • Life of an application, SI 00601.010

  • New application filed while appeal is pending, DI 12045.027

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SI 00601.048 - Duplicate Applications - 09/04/2003
Batch run: 08/12/2014