Darty v. Social Security Administration

Filing 14

ORDER granting 13 Defendant's Unopposed Motion to Remand & remanding this action pursuant to "sentence four". Signed by Magistrate Judge J. Thomas Ray on 4/4/2011. (jct) (copy forwarded to ALJ and H&A)

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Darty v. Social Security Administration Doc. 14 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS JONESBORO DIVISION JANET DARTY PLAINTIFF VS. 3:10CV00163 JTR MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, Commissioner, Social Security Administration DEFENDANT ORDER The Commissioner has filed an unopposed Motion (docket entry #13) to reverse the ALJ's decision and remand this case pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. 405(g) (1995): The court shall have the power to enter, upon the pleadings and transcript of the record, a judgment affirming, modifying, or reversing the decision of the Commissioner of Social Security, with or without remanding the cause for a rehearing. The Commissioner seeks remand for further development of the record and for the ALJ to issue a new decision. Under these circumstances, a sentence four remand is appropriate. See Buckner v. Apfel, 213 F.3d 1006, 1010-11 (8th Cir. 2000). IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED THAT Defendant's Motion to Remand (docket entry #13) is GRANTED. This is a remand pursuant to "sentence four" of 42 U.S.C. Dockets.Justia.com 405(g). DATED this 4th day of April, 2011. UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 2

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