.07 BC Child Living With A Nonparent Specified Relative
 
(01/01/17 - 12/31/17)
A BC child living with a nonparent specified relative or unrelated adult who meet any of the following is exempt from the benefit cap disqualification:
 
A child who is in the legal custody of the Department of Child Safety (DCS) and placed with the nonparent relative head of household in unlicensed foster care
The child is in the legal custody of a tribal court or tribal child welfare agency located in Arizona and placed with the nonparent specified relative in unlicensed foster care
NOTE When a child under the jurisdiction of the Department of Child Safety (DCS), a Tribal court or Tribal Child Welfare agency, located in Arizona is placed with a provider, the provider becomes the child's specified relative.
The child is placed with the nonparent relative head of household by a Court
The parents of the child are deceased, or one parent is deceased and the other parent has abandoned the child
The child has been abandoned
A child who is in the legal custody of the Department of Child Safety (DCS), a Tribal Court or a Tribal Child Welfare Agency located in Arizona and is placed with an unrelated adult head of household in unlicensed foster care.
 
When the child is determined eligible for CA, complete the following:
 
Key IN in the PT field on SEPA.
Key 1 (child is living with NPSR or unrelated adult) in the WERE EXPT RSN AF field.
Document CADO or the case file with the following:
The type of acceptable document used to verify the claim
The name and date of birth of the child
The 1 WERE Exempt Reason Code was used
Place the Benefit Cap Grid: Determining the BC Child (FAA 1302A) form or the Electronic Benefit Cap Determination (FAA-1583A) form in the case file(g).