FAA5.D Cash Assistance Payment Determination (AFPD) : 04 CA Initial Month Special Rules - Overview
04 CA Initial Month Special Rules - Overview
CA payments can only be issued DURING a month when the budgetary unit is prospectively eligible.
 
Determine whether the budgetary unit is prospectively eligible to receive a payment during the month the determination is completed.
 
WARNING
The budgetary unit might be ineligible in the determination month, but eligible in the following month. When this occurs, CA benefits may be prorated to the third month after the original application date, but not more than 45 days past the application date.
 
Policy and procedures regarding CA initial months special rules are outlined as follows:
 
 
When a situation results in the need to call the AZTECS Help Desk for assistance in closing a CA case, inform the Help Desk staff that the closure is due to CA Initial Months Special Rules policy.