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Petition of the day

The petition of the day is:


Issue: Whether the decision of the Appeals Council—the administrative body that hears a claimant’s appeal of an adverse decision of an administrative law judge regarding a disability benefit claim—to reject a disability claim on the ground that the claimant’s appeal was untimely is a “final decision” subject to judicial review under Section 405(g) of the Social Security Act, 42 U.S.C. § 405(g).

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jun. 12, 2018, 6:00 PM),