.01 Migrants - NA
A migrant farm worker is a person who travels away from home on a regular basis to seek work in a field related to agriculture. Consider migrant farm workers in the work stream from the time they leave their home until they return. Exempt migrant farm workers from work registration when they meet one of the following criteria:
They are in the work stream.
They are under contract to begin work within 30 calendar days.
Consider the budgetary unit a migrant farm worker budgetary unit when any participant is engaged in migrant farm labor during the approval period.
Determine whether a budgetary unit is destitute at initial approval and at renewal. (See Destitute Budgetary Units)
Migrant farm worker budgetary units may be eligible for expedited services and have verification postponed. Issue up to two months of benefits pending verification that must come from another state.