A noncitizen having the following status with INS meets the citizen/INS status rule for SNAP benefits, even if their status later changes to lawful permanent resident:
For example, a person entered the U.S. as an asylee. Even though their status is later adjusted to lawful permanent resident, the person continues to qualify for SNAP benefits as an asylee.
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