Food Stamps

1115.015.65 Relocation Assistance

IM-#81 August 31, 2006

Exclude payments received under the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, whether they are for one or more years. (Type UI – Source RA)

  • Payments to persons displaced as a result of the acquisition of real property.
  • Relocation payments toward the purchase of new housing to the displaced owner who purchases and occupies the dwelling.
  • Replacement housing payments to displaced persons not eligible for a homeowner’s payments, such as renters.

The full amount of the rent payment made by the relocation EU is shown as a shelter cost.