See SI 01220.300
A single recipient may have a person property reserve (cash, negotiable instruments
and the value of non-excluded assets) of $750.
A married aged recipient (the spouse may be eligible for Old Age Assistance (OAA)
or ineligible) may have a personal property reserve of $1500.
An aged recipient, married to a spouse who is a recipient of AFDC/TANF, may have a
property reserve of $1500 for himself or herself and his or her spouse, and an additional
reserve of $150 for each child.
A single blind recipient, or one who is married (the spouse may be eligible for Aid
to the Blind (AB) or ineligible), may have a personal property reserve of $1500.
A blind recipient, married to a spouse who is a recipient of AFDC/TANF, may have a
personal property reserve of $1500, $500 for his or her spouse and first child, and
$150 for each additional child.
Blind and Aged
A blind recipient married to an aged recipient may have a total personal property
reserve of $2250; $1500 for the blind recipient and $750 for the aged recipient.
There is no limit on the value of one property. The home is defined as the dwelling
and all land contiguous to the dwelling.
The value of one automobile is excluded. The value of any additional automobiles or
vehicles is counted under the applicable dollar maximum.
Under the Nevada State Plan, life insurance includes burial insurance policies.
Exclude if the face value is equal to or less than $750. If the face value is greater
than $750, the cash surrender value is countable.
Blind: Exclude if the face value is equal to or less than $1500. If the face value
is greater than $1500, the cash surrender value is countable.
There are no provisions in the Nevada State Plan for excluding property other than
the home (and land contiguous to the home).
For aged and blind recipients, a burial plot or plan is excluded if the value is $750
or less. If the burial plot or plan is valued at over $750, the excess over $750 is
countable toward the dollar maximum.
Under the Nevada State Plan, proceeds from the sale of a home intended for reinvestment
in another home is excludable for one year from the date of sale of the home.