Office of Hearings and Appeals

Volume I

Transmittal No. I-2-04

Chapter: I-2-800

Subject: Administrative Law Judge Decisions

Explanation of Content and Changes

When a disability case is decided at the last step of the sequential evaluation process, the decision must contain a statement explicitly acknowledging that the burden of showing that the claimant can perform other work shifts to the Secretary. Section I-2-825 C. 2. f. has been revised to provide sample language to be included in the decision.


Remove from Chapter I-2-800:

I-2-825 C. 2. cont., and I-2-825 D. cont., dated October 30, 1990 (2 pages).


Insert in Chapter I-2-800:

I-2-825 C. 2. cont., through I-2-830 cont., dated September 15, 1991 (3 pages).

Date: September 15, 1991