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Atlanta SSI Disability Attorneys

What Is Supplemental Security Income (SSI)?

Briefly, SSI is a government program that pays monthly benefits to disabled adults and children or elderly people whose incomes and assets are limited or non-existent.

I. An Outline of SSI; What You Need to Know.

SSI program, or Title XVI (Title 16), is managed by the Social Security Administration and funded with U.S. Treasury general funds, not the Social Security trust fund, and is a cooperative program between Social Security and the state government.

How Many Levels of the Administrative Review Can You Expect in A Social Security Disability Claim?

Each appeal must be filed within 65 days (60 days plus 5 days mailing) of the date of the notice of decision. If the Appeals Council still goes against you, then that would complete the administrative process. The only way you could overturn the decision of the Administrative Law Judge would be to take your case to Federal Court.

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