I-4-4-10.Receipt of Decisions After Court Remand

Last Update: 9/13/05 (Transmittal I-4-15)

A. ALJ Issues Unfavorable Decision Following Court Remand

Following completion of the ALJ's action on a court remand case, the Hearing Office (HO) sends the CF, when available, together with the recording and the prior CAR on each unfavor­able decision to:

OFFICE OF HEARINGS AND APPEALS, SSA
OFFICE OF APPELLATE OPERATIONS
5107 LEESBURG PIKE
FALLS CHURCH, VA 22041-3255
Attn: CCPRB _______

NOTE:

HO staff will enter appropriate CCPRB and room number in the final line of the address which, consistent with policy of U.S. Postal Service, should be in all capital letters.

B. ALJ Issues Partially Favorable Decision Following Court Remand

  1. When the ALJ issues a partially favorable decision, the HO sends:

    • The CF and all material related to the proceedings on remand to the effectuating component.

    • The prior CAR (if a copy is available to HO staff), together with a copy of the deci­sion, to OAO at the above address.

    • The hearing recording(s) to the OAO Mega-site at the following address:

      OFFICE OF HEARINGS AND APPEALS, SSA
      OAO MEGA-SITE
      8600 MORRISSETTE DRIVE
      SPRINGFIELD, VA 22152

    NOTE:

    Consistent with policy of U.S. Postal Service, the preceding address should be in all capital letters.

  2. If the CF is not in the HO, the HO sends:

    • The prior CAR and all material related to the proceedings on remand to the effectuating component.

    • A copy of the decision to OAO at the address in A. above.

    • The hearing recording(s) to the address in B.1. above.

C. ALJ Issues Fully Favorable Decision Following Court Remand

When the ALJ issues a fully favorable decision following court remand, the HO sends:

  • The CF and all material related to the proceedings on remand to the effectuating component.

  • A copy of the decision to the Regional Office of the General Counsel (OGC) with jurisdiction.

  • The hearing recording(s) to the address in B.1. above.