Consider nonreimbursable medical bills as follows:
Consider medical expenses greater than $35 for the month that it is anticipated that the expense will be billed or otherwise become due.
Consider the current monthly billing for an installment payment plan as a medical expense. Do not allow amounts carried forward from prior billing periods, even if included on the most recent month's billing.
If a SNAP unit using actual medical expenses instead of a Standard Medical Deduction reports a onetime only medical expense during the approval period, the unit may choose to:
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