WAG 17-02-00.

Issue a written notice of decision to the applicant when they are eligible or presumed eligible. Approve the application through the Automated Intake System (AIS) when possible.

NOTE: Approvals for AABD and RRA applications must be processed through the Illinois Healthcare and Family Services Communication System (IPACS).

The Family Community Resource Center receives a list of cases for which the computer system did not send notices. Prepare and send a notice manually if the computer did not send it.

Only applicants for TANF can be presumed eligible (PE).

An applicant for cash benefits is automatically eligible for medical benefits if they are eligible or presumed eligible for cash and they cooperate with policy about child support enforcement and medical support rights (see PM 03-19-01 and PM 24-02-01).