In general, only noncitizens who have permission to work from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) can apply for a Social Security number (SSN). While the case is pending, develop the medical evidence, including obtaining treatment notes and medical source statements, and submit them to SSA Social Security Administration as soon as practicable, and seek on-the-record decision where appropriate.
The money could not be spent wisely on SSI redeterminations and CDRs in the approximately nine month time period that would be left in the fiscal year by the time an appropriation is agreed to and Social Security can start to implement the appropriation.
Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security, today announced that Social Security is asking members of the public, as well as current and former employees, to help the agency celebrate its 75 years of public service by sharing their personal stories and reflections about how Social Security has touched their lives.
Social Security had done little or nothing, with the result being:.the volume of cases with WC Workers Compensation claims pending for 2 or more years increased from 227,615 in January 2005 to 268,825 in November 2009, an 18-percent increase over the past 4 years.
Supplemental Security Income is an income assistance program administered by the Social Security Administration for people who are elderly (65 or older), blind, or disabled (physical or mental problem expected to last at least one year or result in death) who don’t have many assets (the things you own are worth less than $2,000) and who don’t earn much money (less than $520/per month if you don’t work, and $1,073/per month if you work).