Department of Human Services

Food Stamp Online  Policy Manual

Continuing Responsibilities

Revised: 

38.16

CHANGES RESULTING IN INCREASED BENEFITS THROUGH A SUPPLEMENT

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1240-1-19-.04(9)

 

(a)   Use a supplementary allotment to increase benefits for the following types of changes only:

 

1.      addition of a new household member who is not a member of a currently certified household; or

 

2.      a decrease in the household’s gross monthly income by $50 or more.

 

(b)   A supplementary allotment will be authorized only if the following criteria are met:

 

1.      the household had provided the required verification of the change within the ten day period; and

 

2.      it is too late in the month (after computer cut-off) to adjust the following month’s allotment.

 

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