PM 03-02-03-a: Proof of Residence

WAG 03-02-03-a

Get proof of Illinois residence before approving SNAP benefits unless the persons:

  • are homeless, or
  • are migrant farmworkers, or
  • are new arrivals in the area.

After approval, only get proof of the client's address when there is conflicting information.

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A SNAP unit that cannot be located does not qualify for SNAP benefits. revised text When mail is returned to the office as undeliverable, send a request for contact and allow 10 days for the customer to respond before canceling the case.