When the group home acts as the resident's authorized representative, the group home must give the client their SNAP benefits using the following guidelines:
The group home must keep a receipt showing the amount of SNAP benefits returned to the client. If the group home receives any SNAP benefits for a client after they leave, they must return the benefits to the Department.
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