IM-60 05/01/03 SIMPLIFIED REPORTING FOOD STAMP EUS RECEIVING IM CASH ASSISTANCE
|SIMPLIFIED REPORTING FOOD STAMP EUS RECEIVING IM CASH ASSISTANCE|
|Questions have arisen regarding action
required when a simplified reporting food stamp EU who also receives Income
Maintenance cash assistance reports a change. This memorandum is
to clarify the action required.
Food stamp policy is to act on all changes in the IM cash grant and the changes related to the change in the IM cash grant. Do not act on changes reported by a simplified reporting EU that do not affect the cash grant simply because the EU receives an IM cash grant. For example, if a simplified reporting EU that receives an IM cash grant reports a change in rent or other shelter expenses, those changes do not affect the EU's IM cash grant. Do not act on the change only because the EU receives an IM cash grant.
Evaluate reported changes that do not impact the IM cash grant and act on them if:
Continue to take action on the food stamp case when a reported change affects the IM cash grant. Also act on the changes that affect the IM cash grant.