Determine which of the following situations exist when:
If a new caretaker relative is available to serve as payee and is not a payee for any other TANF case:
If a new caretaker relative is available but is already payee of an existing TANF case, take appropriate action based on TANF filing unit policy (see PM 04-01-01).
If the children in the absent caretaker relative case cannot be included in the existing case of the new caretaker relative:
If the children in the absent caretaker relative case are required to be included in the existing case of the new caretaker relative:
If a caretaker relative is not available to serve as payee, consider the option of establishing a temporary payee for up to 90 days (see WAG 16-02-00). If this is not an option, cancel the case.
Illinois Department of Human ServicesJB Pritzker, Governor · Grace B. Hou, Secretary
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