Cash, SNAP, and Medical Manual

revised textLAST UPDATE 01/26/2023 Manual Release: MR #23.05 Change in Availability Dates for Cash Cases with Direct Deposit - Beginning January 2023

Policy Memo: SNAP Emergency Allotments (EA) End Effective March 1, 2023

Policy Memo: SNAP Applications for Individuals Being Released from Mental Health Facilities is Expanded

Action Memo:2022 Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Payments

Manual Release: MR #23.04 SNAP Applications for Individuals Being Released from IDOC - Expanded to Danville, East Moline, and Hill

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