August 6, 2013
BECKY L. HAZLEWOOD, Plaintiff,
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant.
PETER W. ANTONOWICZ, ESQ., OFFICE OF PETER W. ANTONOWICZ, Rome, NY, Attorney for Plaintiff.
ANDREEA L. LECHLEITNER, ESQ., OFFICE OF REGIONAL GENERAL COUNSEL, Social Security Administration, Region II, New York, NY, Attorneys for Defendant.
DECISION and ORDER
DAVID N. HURD, District Judge.
Plaintiff Becky L. Hazlewood filed this action seeking judicial review of a final decision of the Commissioner of Social Security denying her application for Social Security Disability Benefits and Supplemental Security Income. By Report-Recommendation dated May 7, 2013, the Honorable Andrew T. Baxter, United States Magistrate Judge, recommended that the decision of the Commissioner be reversed and the case remanded pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) for a further analysis of plaintiff's ability to perform her prior work. No objections to the Report-Recommendation were filed.
Based upon a careful review of the entire file and the recommendations of the Magistrate Judge, the Report-Recommendation is accepted in whole. See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1).
Accordingly, it is
The Commissioner's decision is VACATED and the matter is REMANDED pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) for a further analysis of plaintiff's ability to perform her prior work, consistent with the Report-Recommendation.
IT IS SO ORDERED.