SNAP overpayments happen when there are unreported changes in:
Overpayments may also happen when the SNAP unit was not eligible at intake, where something was incorrectly reported, or where agency action is not taken.
There is not an overpayment:
NOTE: These changes are not overpayments because the SNAP unit does not have to report the change.
There are 3 types of SNAP overpayments:
DHS acts to get repayment for all 3 types of errors. The method used to recover the overpayment depends on the type of error
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