If the applicant is filing on behalf on someone else, complete question 61. The information
requested in 61(a) supports the proper applicant policy which allows a third party
to sign an application as explained in SI 00601.012A.2.
A “YES” response to (b) alerts the interviewer to access the Representative Payee
System (RPS) to take the SSA-11 (Request to be Selected Representative Payee). A “NO”
response requires an explanation in the remarks section and indicates that representative
payee development is needed.