§ 404.780. Evidence of “good cause” for exceeding time limits on accepting proof of support or application for a lump-sum death payment.
(a) When evidence of good cause is needed. We may ask for evidence that you had good cause (as defined in § 404.370(f)) for not giving us sooner proof of the support you received from the insured as his or her parent. We may also ask for evidence that you had good cause (as defined in § 404.621(b)) for not applying sooner for the lump-sum death payment. You may be asked for evidence of good cause for these delays if—
[43 FR 24795, June 7, 1978, as amended at 44 FR 34493, June 15, 1979]