Revision 47 (01-01-19 through 12-31-19) : FAA4 Financial Eligibility Factors
FAA4 Financial Eligibility Factors
 
Removed directions for budgeting the income in the month received. (News Flash 19-010F, effective 2/25/2019)
 
Added an Exception to count additional vehicles for Hopi TANF (Policy Change Alert 19-014F, effective 6/10/19)
 
Clarified budgeting of animals as resources. (Effective 5/27/2019)
 
Added an Exception to exclude income producing property for Hopi TANF (Policy Change Alert 19-014F, effective 6/10/19)
 
Added an exception on not counting resources for Hopi TANF (Policy Change Alert 19-014F, effective 6/10/19)
 
Added the correct code to use for resources owned by SSI recipients. (News Flash 19-015F effective, (4/8/2019)
 
Clarified that energy assistance payments are keyed using the EN NC Unearned Income Code only when the payment is sent directly to the participant. (Policy Change Alert 19-024F, effective for all interviews completed on or after 09/16/2019)
 
Separated actions to take for CA and NA. (Effective 5/28/2019)
 
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Added a new reference for budgeting Guardian Subsidy Payments. (Effective 5/28/2019)
 
Clarified type of Tribal income that is not excluded from budgeting. (Effective 2/4/2019)
 
FAA4.H03EE.03 – Indian Tribe Funds
Clarified type of Tribal income that is not excluded from budgeting. (Effective 2/4/2019)
 
Added definition of Indian Gaming income. Clarified how the income is budgeted. (Effective 12/24/2018)
 
Removed first exception. Added to NA Exception Interest payments must be verified and added link to Verification and Cooperation. (Effective 6/17/2019)
 
Added information concerning payments for Covered Birth Defects. (Effective 6/3/2019)
 
Combine policy to include types of VA benefits and UNIC keying of income. (Effective 6/3/2019)
 
FAA4.H03MMM.01 – Veterans Administration Disability Benefits
Remove entire section, combine information with Veterans Administration (VA) Benefits policy. (Effective 6/3/2019)
 
FAA4.H03MMM.02 – Veterans Administration Survivors Benefits
Remove entire section, combine information with Veterans Administration (VA) Benefits policy. (Effective 6/3/2019)
 
FAA4.H03MMM.03 – Veterans Administration Regular Retirement Benefits
Remove entire section, combine information with Veterans Administration (VA) Benefits policy. (Effective 6/3/2019)
 
FAA4.H03MMM.04 – Other Veterans Administration Benefits
Remove entire section, combine information with Veterans Administration (VA) Benefits policy. (Effective 6/3/2019)
 
Added an exception on not counting Child support for Hopi TANF (Policy Change Alert 19-014F, effective 6/10/19)
 
Added exception for Pascua Yaqui Tribal TANF Program. (Effective 6/1/2019)
 
Added new verification of employment form. (Effective 4/8/2019)
 
Added direction for when an income change, reported mid-approval, causes a benefit decrease. (Effective 5/13/2019)
 
Added direction for when an income change, reported mid-approval, causes a benefit decrease. (Effective 5/13/2019
 
Added a warning on not counting self-employment income for Hopi TANF (Policy Change Alert 19-014F, effective 6/10/19)
 
Added clarification to the warning box that a limited liability corporation (LLC) is an entity created by state statute. (News Flash 19-038F, effective 8/19/19)
 
Added a warning on not counting self-employment income for Hopi TANF (Policy Change Alert 19-014F, effective 6/10/19)
 
Revised procedure for determining annualized income. Added an exception for less than 12 full months. Added use of IRS tax return for budgeting. (Policy Change Alert 19-015F, effective 7/15/19)
 
Clarified procedure for determining income budgeting. Added procedure for excluding partial months and added budgeting example. (Reference changed from FAA4.J06E) (Policy Change Alert 19-015F, effective 7/15/19)
 
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Added new section for projecting Self-employment income (Policy Change Alert 19-015F, effective 7/15/19)
 
Revised procedure for determining anticipated income. Added business less than one year reference and budgeting examples. (Reference changed from FAA4.J06C) (Policy Change Alert 19-015F, effective 7/15/19)
 
Need standard has changed to payment standard. (Effective 6/17/2019)
 
Need standard has changed to payment standard. (Effective 6/17/2019)
 
Need standard has changed to payment standard. (Effective 6/17/2019)
 
Changed section title from Animal Assistants to Service Animals. Clarified requirements to be considered a Service Animals. (Effective 5/27/2019)
 
Added additional allowable medical care expenses. (Policy Change Alert 19‑022F, effective for all applications submitted on or after 08/26/2019)
 
Revised policy regarding how to budget allowable insurance premiums. (Policy Change Alert 19‑022F, effective for all applications submitted on or after 08/26/2019)
 
FAA4.K08F – Negative Rent
Clarified what to do when an energy assistance payment is sent directly to the participant and is in excess of the utilities. (Policy Change Alert 19-024F, effective for all interviews completed on or after 09/16/2019)
 
Added Medical Expense Verification to the timeframe exception list. (Policy Change Alert 19-018F, effective for all determinations completed 07/29/2019 and later)
 
Added situations when medical expenses must be verified. (Policy Change Alert 19-018F, effective for all determinations completed 07/29/2019 and later)
 
Added policy for when medical expense changes must be verified. (Policy Change Alert 19-018F, effective for all determinations completed 07/29/2019 and later)