WAG 03-23-05

A person is ineligible to receive cash and/or SNAP benefits when they are considered a fugitive felon or probation/parole violator.

For Cash assistance, a fugitive felon is a person fleeing to avoid prosecution, to avoid giving testimony, or to avoid incarceration as a result of their involvement in a felony case.

For SNAP benefits, a fugitive felon is a person fleeing to avoid prosecution or to avoid incarceration as a result of their involvement in a felony case. Consider a person who has escaped from a correctional facility to be a fugitive felon.

new textA person who is in current violation of their probation or parole for any type of conviction is ineligible for cash and SNAP benefits.