Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Manual

1105.015.10.25 Failure to Meet the 18 through 49 Year Old (ABAWD) Work Requirement

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An individual is not eligible to receive benefits if s/he does not meet the 18 through 49 year old (ABAWD) work requirements and has already received three non-work months in a 36-month period from any state. Enter information for non-work months and meeting the work requirement on the Training/Work Requirements (WORKREQ/FMMR) screen. FAMIS makes the determination of whether the individual is meeting the work requirement or is ineligible for benefits, from the entries on the Training/Work Requirements (WORKREQ/FMMR) screen.

Refer to policy regarding the 18 through 49 year old (ABAWD) work requirement and the user guide Adding and Updating Training/Work Requirements for more information.