The only relatives who are legally required to provide support are:
See PM 10-04-03 for Income of an Excluded Spouse/Civil Union Partner and PM 10-04-04 for Parental Liability.
See PM 24-01-01 for responsible relative situations covered under Child Support policy.
Other persons in the home are responsible for their own needs, including their share of common household expenses.
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