Search SSA judges’ (SLJ's) decisions online.
In response to a Freedom of Information Act request by The Oregonian, the Social Security Administration released the production numbers and approval rates for all of its administrative law judges.
The agency released complete reports for 2005, 2006 and 2007. The table for 2008 covers most — but not all — of the year.To search the database, enter a judge’s name or select a year. You can sort the table by any of the categories by clicking on the category header.
Click here to access the database
The Office of Inspector General released a report in April 2008 highlighting the deficiencies and the delay in the hearing process. As of that date there were 773,999 cases awaiting a decision and the average processing time was 505 days.