FAA2.A The Application : 02 Application Screening
Application Screening
Information on this page refers to the Nutrition Assistance program Information on this page refers to the Cash Assistance program
Before completing an interview, FAA ensures the application and programs are registered correctly and screened for possible changes or potential eligibility in other programs.
FAA staff review each application to ensure the application is completed and for any other possible actions needed including, and not limited to, all of the following:
Involvement with other agencies
Potential changes to active programs
Potential eligibility for all programs
Potential eligibility for expedited service (See NA Expedited Applications Eligibility)
State Verification Exchange System (SVES) information is received by FAA as a result of computer matching between FAA and other agencies. The matching of computer system information is required by federal law. When information is verified through SVES(g), additional verification is not needed. Information that may be obtained from SVES includes, and is not limited to all of the following:
Child and medical support
Current and prior employment
Health-e-Arizona Plus (HEAplus) Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Verification
Social Security and Supplemental Security income
Social Security number verification
Unemployment income
The participant has the primary responsibility for providing verification. (For additional policy see, Participant Responsibilities – Providing Verification.)
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last revised 08/15/2022