Department of Human Services

Food Stamp Online  Policy Manual

Destitute Households

Revised: 

28.12

EXPEDITED PROCEDURES FOR HOUSEHOLDS APPLYING THROUGH THE 15TH OF THE MONTH

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1240-1-5-.06(3)

(a)   Expedited Food Stamp applications, with all required verifications and determined eligible are issued benefits for the month of application, given a normal reapplication (recertification) period, and will receive future benefits in the staggered issuance cycle.

 

(b)   Expedited Food Stamp applications without required verifications, but eligible according to expedited criteria are issued benefits for the month of application and given a normal reapplication period. Issuance is set for the month of application only. Future issuances are withheld pending required verification.

 

(1)   When verifications are provided before cut-off in the month of application and the case continues to be eligible, the second month’s issuance occurs in the staggered cycle.

 

(2)   When the verification is provided after cut-off, the second month’s issuance occurs in the first daily after the verification is entered.

 

Glossary of Terms

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