Glossary Terms Beginning with B
Definitions for words starting with B are listed on this page. Take the link above or scroll down to the glossary term.
Benefit Level Definition
A dollar amount of Nutrition Assistance (NA) or Cash Assistance (CA) determined by the following for an eligible budgetary unit(g):
The number of members included
The total countable income
The allowable deductions
Benefit or Budget Month Definition
The calendar month for which benefits are being determined or have been issued based on income and circumstances from the month being budgeted.
Billboard Sales Definition
The sale of an item that is initiated by posting that the item is for sale (electronically or on paper).
This includes, but is not limited to, sales posted on the following:
Community bulletin board
Newspaper or radio advertisement
See Swap Meets and Yard Sales in self-employment types for additional information.
Boarders Definition
An individual who resides with others and pays reasonable compensation to the others for room and meals.
Break in Employment Definition
A time period of one calendar month(g) or more in which an employee is not scheduled to work. The break in employment from the same income source(g) results in no income for that period of time.
Budgetary Unit Definition
A budgetary unit can consist of any of the following:
An applicant or participant who receives benefits.
A group of applicants(g) or participants who live together.
The worker determines who must be included in a budgetary unit. (See Determining Budgetary Units for budgetary unit policy.)
Business Hours Definition
Business hours for FAA local offices are from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. (Arizona time**) on workdays(g).
**FAA offices in Arizona, except for the FAA offices on the Navajo Nation, do not observe Daylight Saving Time(g).