I-3-9-3.Reopening for Any Reason Within 12 Months

Last Update: 9/08/05 (Transmittal I-3-36)

The Appeals Council may reopen an initial, revised, or reconsidered determination or a decision or revised decision under Title II, Title IV (Black Lung Benefits), or Title XVI for any reason within 12 months from the date of the notice of the initial determination.