FAA2.F EBT Payee Maintenance (EBPM) : 05 Authorizing Use of EBT Account
05 Authorizing Use of EBT Account
EBPM is used to allow or restrict the use on an EBT account.
 
To authorize the EBT Primary Payee or EBT Alternate Card Holder access to the applicable benefit type(s), complete the following:
 
Ensure Y is displayed in the AUTHORIZED TO USE CASH field.
Press ENTER. AZTECS transmits the information through interface to the EBT Processing System.
 
For the EBT Primary Payee, one benefit type can be restricted on EBPM, but not BOTH. For the EBT Alternate Card Holder, both CA AND NA benefits can be restricted.
 
To restrict the EBT Primary Payee or Alternate Card Holder access to the applicable benefit type(s), complete the following:
 
Key N in the AUTHORIZED TO USE CASH or AUTHORIZED TO USE FS fields, as appropriate.
Press ENTER. AZTECS transmits the information through interface to the EBT Processing System.
 
WARNING
Do NOT change the AUTHORIZED TO USE CASH or AUTHORIZED TO USE FS fields to N unless there is an ACTIVE corresponding program. Keying N when no active case exists restricts use of the EBT account for the active program.