WAG 13-02-02

revised textMonth of Application

Consider nonfinancial eligibility factors for the fiscal month of application.

When deciding who to include in the SNAP unit, include those persons who are living with the unit as of the payment month of the date of decision. Persons included in another SNAP Unit for the fiscal month of application, including those who move to Illinois from another state, are eligible beginning with the payment month that they are deleted from the other SNAP unit.

Ongoing at Initial Application

Anticipate all nonfinancial eligibility factors.

Include persons in the SNAP unit who are living with the unit on the first day of the payment month unless they were included in another SNAP Unit. Persons included in another SNAP Unit are eligible beginning with the payment month that they are deleted from the other SNAP unit.