If the beneficiary or recipient does not cooperate with the DDS, the DDS may send
an assistance request (AR) to the FO. If the beneficiary or recipient provides the
requested information to the FO, return the AR with the requested information to the
DDS for completion of the CDR.
If the beneficiary or recipient fails to cooperate with the FO and does not provide
the requested information, document the attempts to obtain the information and return
the AR to the DDS. The DDS will make a determination based on the evidence in the