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In the fall of 2012, the Office of the Chairman of the Administrative Conference issued a report to the Social Security Administration (SSA) examining the submission of evidence in disability cases and providing principles to guide the agency as it considered revising...

The Office of the Chairman of the Administrative Conference of the United States has released its report to the Social Security Administration on Evaluating Subjective Symptoms in Disability Claims.  The report and appendices can be found on the project page, at acus.gov/symptom-evaluation.  Executive Director Matthew Lee Wiener and Attorney Advisor Stephanie Tatham's...

On February 20, 2014, the Social Security Administration (SSA) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register regarding “Submission of Evidence in Disability Claims.”  According to the NPRM, SSA seeks to “clarify [the] regulations [that] require [claimants] to inform [the agency]...

The Administrative Conference of the United States Office of the Chairman recently released a comprehensive report entitled:  SSA Disability Benefits Adjudication Process: Assessing the Impact of the Region I Pilot Program.  The report reflects...

The Administrative Conference of the United States seeks proposals by potential consultants for a study regarding adjudication in the Social Security Disability programs. Proposals must be submitted by 6:00 pm EST on November 17, 2011 to Jonathan R. Siegel, Director of Policy and Research at jsiegel@acus.gov....