Food Stamps

1125.005.00 Screening Procedures for Expedited Services

IM-#165 November 27, 2019, IM-#34 June 13, 2016IM-#21 March 14, 2012IM-#50 June 4, 2007,  IM-#27 March 19, 2004

Screen all applications during the expedite interview to determine if a household is expedite eligible during the month of application:

  • The applicant’s verification of identity.
  • The applicant’s statement of:
    • EU member(s)
    • Resources
    • Income
    • Shelter Expense

Make all reasonable efforts to obtain additional verification as mentioned in, Verification Required at Initial Application 1102.015.00, when interviewing for expedite benefits.  However, do not delay expedite benefits if the interview has been completed and identity has been verified.