Effective 07/01/2022, Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) waiver approval allows the entire State to continue to be exempt from the SNAP Work Requirement Time-Limited Benefits policy in this section through 06/30/2023 based on Illinois' high unemployment rate. For more information about the State's operation under COVID-19 see WAG 25-06-07-p.
The SNAP Work Requirement Time-Limited Benefits policy below is NOT in effect for any county in the State through 06/30/2023.
To qualify for SNAP after receiving 3 months of SNAP benefits, a person must either:
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