Howe, Steven v. Berryhill, Nancy

Filing 16

ORDER granting 15 Motion to Remand to Social Security Administration Pursuant to Sentence Four of 42 USC 405(g). Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 7/18/2017. (kwf)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF WISCONSIN STEVEN HOWE Plaintiff, Case No. 17-19 V. NANCY A. BERRYHILL, ACTING COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant. ORDER ON THE PARTIES' JOINT MOTION FOR REMAND FOR FURTHER PROCEEDINGS PURSUANT TO SENTENCE FOUR OF 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) Pursuant to the power of this Court to enter a judgment affirming, modifying or reversing the Commissioner's decision with remand in Social Security actions under sentence four of section 205(g) of the Social Security Act, 42 U.S.C. § 405(g), and in light of the parties' joint motion to remand this action, this Court now, upon substantive review, hereby enters a judgment under sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) reversing the Commissioner's decision with a remand of the cause to the Commissioner according to the following terms. See Shalala v . Schaefer, 509 U.S. 292, 296 (1993); Melkonyan v. Sullivan, 501 U.S. 89, 97-98 (1991). On judicial remand, the Appeals Council will remand the matter to an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) with instructions to offer Plaintiff an opportunity for a hearing and issue a new decision that reevaluates the medical opinions of record and reassesses Plaintiff's residual functional capacity. If warranted, the ALJ may obtain vocational evidence regarding Plaintiff's ability to do his past relevant work or make a successful adjustment to other work. SO ORDERED this lg Qf day of $~ srF..JlWJ C..R.D C-r-.F.flri+&rsrfUn= Jc/0 uc. L-. Jv{Y 2017.

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