C Eligible Months for Tribal CA-PG
 
(10/01/10 – 12/31/10)
Tribal TANF benefits can be approved for the three months before the expected delivery date (EDD) month. (See Example Tribal CA-PG Eligibility)
 
When a pregnant participant turns in an application for benefits in the fourth month before the month of the EDD, complete the following:
 
NEXT to APMA and change the benefit proration date to the first day of the following month for CA.
Process the second month and authorize Tribal CA-PG (when eligible) on the appropriate determination screens.
Send appropriate notices informing the PI of the determination.
Document CADO or the CADO Extension Form (CEF) with the reason CA benefits where prorated to the next month.
 
When a pregnant participant turns in an application for benefits MORE THAN four months before the month of the EDD, complete the following:
 
NEXT to AFED and deny the Tribal TANF application, by keying DC in the DENIAL CLOSURE REASON field.
Advise the participant when she may apply for Tribal CA-PG.
Send Denial and Approval Notices (when applicable) informing the PI of the determination.
Document CADO or the CEF with information to support the determination.