Glossary Terms Beginning with I
Definitions for words starting with I are listed on this page. Take the link above or scroll down to the glossary term.
Incapacitated Definition
A participant who is unable to communicate or verify their eligibility factors due to a temporarily or permanently impaired mental or physical deficiency, disability, illness, or by the use of drugs.
Incompetent Participant Definition
An incompetent participant is a participant who is unable to communicate or verify eligibility factors due to a temporary or permanent mental or physical condition.
Individual Development Account (IDA) Definition
An interest-bearing account held by CA eligible budgetary units. The IDA is used to save funds that will lead to self-sufficiency.
The purpose of the IDA is to achieve the following goals:
New home purchase
Business capitalization
See Individual Development Accounts(IDA) for more information.
Institution Definition
A facility (public or private) that provides residential housing and the majority (over 50%) of three meals daily for residents as part of the facility’s normal services.
Interface Definition
An automatic data exchange between AZTECS, HEAplus, and another system. The System interfaces include, and are not limited to, the following:
Base Wage Unemployment Insurance (UI)
Employment History
Motor Vehicle Department (MVD)
Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements (SAVE)
Social Security Administration
State Online Query Internet (SOLQI)
Intentional Program Violation (IPV) Definition
A violation on the part of a household receiving more benefits than entitled. This act is designated as a violation after the result of a disqualification hearing. An IPV includes false or misleading statements, misrepresented or hidden information, withheld facts or trafficking of benefits.
For additional information, see IPV Overview.
International Organization Definition
A public international entity in which the U.S. participates based on a treaty, or under the authority of an Act of Congress that authorizes such participation.