Sponsor's liability does not apply to a noncitizen:
Sponsor's liability is budgeted as nonexempt unearned income of a noncitizen applying for or receiving SNAP benefits if:
The gross income of the sponsor and the sponsor's spouse is counted even if the sponsor claims to have given up sponsorship responsibility. The sponsor's liability continues until:
If the noncitizen obtains another sponsor, recalculate the sponsor's liability using the new sponsor's income and assets.
If 2 or more noncitizens are sponsored by the same person, the sponsor's liability is divided equally among the noncitizens applying for benefits.
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