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The SSA Begins the Process of Returning to the Office

The SSA will begin the process of returning to in-office work starting December 1, 2021. Employees of the SSA will be returning to offices on a rolling basis. Members of the public will be able to meet at local offices

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Temporary Rule Change to the Musculoskeletal Disorders Listings

The SSA has made temporary changes to the requirements for musculoskeletal disorders according to NOSSCR “National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives.” To abide by to these new guidelines, all relevant medical criteria must be presented at the same time

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Acting Commissioner Obtains More Time to Submit Reopening Plan

All federal agencies were required to submit their plans to reopen by July 19, 2021. Still, the Biden appointed acting commissioner of the SSA, Kilolo Kijakazi, stated in a July 20 letter that the White House has given her more

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