Review the record and determine if the beneficiary still meets all factors of entitlement
and eligibility before paying benefits; e.g., work deductions or child in care deductions,
For factors that may affect title II benefit eligibility, see GN 02602.005. For instructions on processing title II benefit resumption after a suspension, see
If reinstatement is appropriate, process the reinstatement through the Postentitlement
Operating System (POS) and the Prisoner Update Processing System (PUPS) using the
instructions in GN 02607.860.
NOTE: Also, determine if the title II reinstatement request is a lead for potential
title XVI benefits or a protective filing. Close-out the title XVI protective filing,
by either obtaining an SSI application or sending an SSA-L991. For information on
title XVI protective writings and filing policy, see SI 000601.015 through SI 00601.025."