Verify information that is questionable and that affects an applicant's eligibility or benefit amount. Determine whether or not to verify questionable information based on the particular circumstances of the benefit unit.
Information might be considered questionable if information on the application does not agree with:
Verify questionable information that might affect SNAP eligibility and the benefit amount.
For groups of individuals, generally accept their statement about whether or not they purchase and prepare food together.
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