Active SNAP households whose regular monthly benefit amount is less than the maximum monthly SNAP allotment for the household size in December will receive a supplemental emergency SNAP allotment to bring them to the full maximum monthly SNAP allotment for the household size.
For approved SNAP EDGs, IES will centrally calculate the emergency SNAP supplements, if the approved regular benefit amount is less than the maximum monthly SNAP allotment for the household size, even if the initial approval month is prorated.
For December 2020, emergency allotments will be made available to active SNAP households beginning 12/20/2020 through 12/28/2020, as follows:
Availability Date for
A client notice will not be mailed to these households.
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Grace B. Hou
Secretary, Illinois Department of Human Services
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