WAG 19-06-01-j: Code S

text deletedThis code lists for categories 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 06, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, and 96. This code will also list for 94 cases that contain a U or W in the first position of the basic number or that have a B in Item 78. This code will not select for category 94 or 96 if there is an H in Item 78.

This code identifies a case that contains a person who does not have a Social Security Number (SSN) that has been recorded in Item 60 of Form 552.

Casework Action

  1. If known, enter the person's SSN in Item 60 on Form 552.
  2. If the person has no SSN and there is no proof that an application for an SSN has been made, refer the person to the local SSA office (see WAG 25-04-01) to complete the application process.
  3. A noncitizen receiving emergency medical assistance is not required to apply for an SSN. Enter a 36 in Item 74 of Form 552 for them.
  4. If the customer has provided proof that an application for an SSN has been made and the number has not been received, no further action is required.
  5. Record the action taken on Form 514.
  6. When the missing SSN is entered in Item 60 on Form 552, the case no longer appears on the PAL as S.