B UMP - Living with Parent or Relative
 
(04/01/13 –06/30/13)
When the Unwed Minor Parent (UMP) lives with a parent or adult nonparent relative who is requesting or receiving CA for themselves, the following apply:
 
Combine all eligible children into one budgetary unit.
 
NOTE The UMP and their children are considered dependent children until the first day of the month the UMP turns 18.
 
Combine all income and resources.
Designate the parent or adult nonparent relative as the payee.
 
NOTE When the UMP lives in a separate dwelling on the same property as the parent, adult nonparent relative or legal guardian, they are STILL considered to be living together.
 
 
When the UMP lives with a parent or adult nonparent relative who does not receive CA, the following apply:
 
When the parent of the UMP requests CA for the UMP, the children of the UMP are not required to be included.
When the parent of the UMP requests CA for the grandchildren only, the following rules apply:
The UMP must be included because parents are required to be included with their children.
Siblings of the UMP's child must be included, but not siblings of the UMP.
Designate either the UMP or the parent of the UMP as the payee.
The UMP must be residing in a Needy Family to be potentially eligible for CA.
 
 
When the UMP lives with a parent or adult nonparent relative who does not receive CA, and the UMP requests CA for themselves and their children the following apply:
 
The budgetary unit includes the UMP and their children.
The resources of the parents of the UMP are not considered available to the UMP's budgetary unit.
The income of the parents and the parent's spouse(g) is considered available to the UMP's budgetary unit. The UMP must be residing in a Needy Family to be potentially eligible for CA.
 
 
WARNING
When the UMP lives with a parent, the parent is considered Work Eligible and must be referred to the Jobs Program unless otherwise exempt.
When the parent relative is requesting CA for themselves key the correct CA Jobs Mandatory Referral code in the PAR/EXEM field on WORW.