Department of Human Services

Food Stamp Online  Policy Manual

Application Process

Revised: 

33.3

PROMPTNESS

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1240-1-14-.03

The household must be given an opportunity to participate no later than thirty (30) days after an application is filed.  Expedited service (Refer to Section 1240-1-5) shall be available to a household that meets these criteria.  Benefits must be provided retroactively to the day of the month the application was filed for a household that has completed the application process and been determined eligible.

 

Glossary of Terms

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