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Death:

accidental, §404

benefits on behalf of deceased worker, §509

evidence, §1720, §1721

felonious homicide, claimant involved, §400, §1722

incorrect report of death by Department of Defense, §1923

missing person, §1721

nine-month duration of marriage requirement, exceptions, §404

partnership, effect on taxable year, §1204

survivor of deceased insured worker, §400

Deductions from benefits:

annual report of earnings, §1814, §1815, §1816, §1817, §1818, §1819, §1820, §1821, §1822

child-in-care requirement, §1829

earnings test, §1801

excess earnings, §1802

failure to have child-in-care, §1833

foreign work test, §1823, §1824, §1825, §1826, §1827, §1828

good cause for failure to file required reports, §1832, §1833

months not charged, excess earnings, §1805

non-covered work for pay, defined, §1825

non-payment of disability benefits, §505

penalty, failure to report annual earnings on time, §1820, §1821

penalty, failure to report foreign work, §1828

receipt of periodic workers' compensation payment, §1835

worker and auxiliary have excess earnings, §1804

Dependency of child:

child defined, Social Security purpose, §411

dependent upon insured parent, §337

grandchild, §325, §411

natural or legally adopted, §334

requirements, §337

stepgrandchild, §325

stepparent, §335

surviving child, §410

Determination or decision:

administrative actions, distinguished, §2003

administrative review process, §2000

disability, §115, §600, §604, §605

dismissal of case by administrative law judge (ALJ), §2008

extension of time for filing request for reconsideration, hearing, or review, §2015

hearing by ALJ, §2007, §2008, §2009, §2010, §2011, §2012

initial determination, §2002

initial determinations, SSI, §2189

reconsideration process, §2004, §2005

request for reconsideration, §2004

review of the decision by the Appeals Council, §2000

review of the final administrative decision, §2000

Social Security office assistance, §2011

time limit for reopening, §2001, §2016

Direct deposit:

outside the U.S., §122

Social Security benefits, §122

Disability:

cessation, §623

continuing reviews, §622

defined, §507

determinations, §115, §600, §604, §605

hearing, §2006

medical evidence, §606, §607, §615

medically determinable impairment, §601

presumptive blindness and presumptive disability payments, SSI, §2188

processing claims, §105

SSI, §2102

Ticket-to-work Program, §519

trial work period, §520

types, under Social Security, §500

work incentives, SSI, §2173

Disability evaluation:

age, education and work experience, consideration, §608, §609

cessation, §623

child impairments, §607

complete clinical and laboratory findings consistent with other evidence, §604

condition does not meet medical impairment, §608

consultative examination, §616

continuing reviews, §622

earnings, §620

employment conditions, §611

evidence, §614

impairment, 12-month duration, §602

independent of other decisions, §604

initial decision, §527

listing of impairments, §607

medical evidence, §606, §614, §615, §616

medically determinable impairments defined, §601

periodic review, required by law, §622

qualifications, §600

rating schedule not used, §605

severe impairments, §613

substantial gainful activity defined, §603

substantial gainful activity, evidence, §617, §618, §619, §620, §621

terminating events, §623

work availability, §610, §611

Disability insurance benefits:

administration of program, §115

applications

See Applications

base years, §705

benefit computation, §507

certification of election, husband/wife, §729

cessation, §623

childhood, §516, §517, §518

dependent child, §337

deported worker, §1841

disability insured status requirements, §207

disabled adult child, §518

disabled widow(er)'s, §513, §514, §515

disabled worker defined, §505

elapsed years, §704

entitlement of underpayment due a deceased person, §1902

entitlement requirements, §501, §502, §503, §504, §505, §506, §507

entitlement to other benefits, §734

felony affect, §507

financing the program, §136

listing of insured status requirements for Social Security benefits, §211

overpayment liability, §1905, §1906

overpayment, adjustment, §1908, §1909, §1910

period of disability, §209, §508, §509, §510, §511, §512

periodic workers' compensation payments, §1835

reduced, §723, §724, §725, §726, §727, §728, §729

reduction for age, §726

terminating events, §623

trial work period, §519, §520, §522

types of protection, §500

unfavorable decision, §529

VR services, §518

wages, disabled former employee, §1335

waiting period, §502

without fault situations, overpayment, §1915, §1916

Disabled widow(er)'s benefits:

benefit rate, §407

date of entitlement, §514

disability defined, entitlement purposes, §515

disability determinations, §600

disability protection, types, §500

entitlement requirements, §513

impairments related to the commission of a felony, §515

medical evidence, §607

terminating events, §409

trial work period not possible, §520

Disabled worker's benefits:

amount, §503

appeals, §525

application, §1502

benefit rate, §503, §711

dedicated account, defined, §1621

definition, §507

disability determination, worker's impairment(s), §507

entitlement requirements, §500, §501

events to report, §523

felony affect, §507

fully favorable decision, §528

impairments related to a felony, §515

last month of entitlement, §506

lump-sum payments, §504

medical evidence, §607

medicare coverage, qualifications, §506

nonpayment situations, §505

offset determination, §504

period of disability, §508, §509, §510, §511, §512

reduction to offset workers' compensation, §504

substantial gainful activity, effect, §505, §617, §618, §619, §620, §621

terminating events, §506

trial work period, §519, §520

types of disability protection, §500

unreduced, §504

waiting period, §502

when trial work period begins and ends, §521

worker convicted of a felony, §505, §1850

Disclosure of official information:

confidentiality of evidence, §1701

Freedom of Information Act, §117

Privacy Act, §117

Divorced spouse's insurance benefits:

entitlement, §311, §403

lump-sum death benefits, §431

termination, §322

Domestic service:

cash-pay test, §915

duties defined, §916

local college club, §919, §920

parent performing for son or daughter, §926, §927, §928

private home or apartment, §917

student, §919, §920, §921, §922

wages, tax reporting, §918