Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Manual

1120.025.00 Signing the Application

IM-#27 March 19, 2004

The application is signed by the applicant, legal guardian or conservator (acting as authorized representative), or responsible family member or an authorized representative. FS EUs are held liable for any overissuance resulting from erroneous information given by EU members or authorized representatives.

When a legal guardian, conservator, or other individual serves as the authorized representative and completes the application, advise of the need to report required changes on behalf of the EU according to the change reporting requirements to which the EU is subject.