December 1973 Eligibility Requirements Manual

1015.020.10 Absence due to Physical/Mental Condition

IM-32, March 28, 2012

When an absence or continued absence from the State is necessary because of a physical or mental condition, continue assistance only in those cases where intent to return has been established. If the applicant/participant is married and living with spouse, the same criteria apply if continued absence is caused by a physical or mental condition of the spouse, regardless of whether the spouse is an applicant/participant.