TN 36 (02-17)

SI 01415.024 States Electing to Maintain Mandatory Minimum Supplementary Payment Levels

A. Background

The following States with federally administered mandatory supplementary payment programs have elected to pass through the full amount of the increase to the Federal benefit rates (FBR):

Arkansas

Hawaii

Michigan

California

Iowa

Mississippi

Delaware

Kansas

Montana

District of Columbia

Louisiana

New Jersey

Georgia

Maryland

New York

B. Procedure for applying the rate increases to minimum income levels

Apply the following rate increases to the minimum income levels for States listed in SI 01415.024A.

1. Minimum income levels for States (2013 – 2017)

Category

Federal Living Arrangement

2013

2014

2015 and 2016

2017

Individual

A, C

$12

$11

$12

$14

Individual with an essential person

A, C

$18

$16

$18

$21

Individual

B

$8

$7.33

$8

$9.33

Individual with an essential person

B

$12

$10.67

$12

$14

Member of a couple

A

$9

$8

$9

$10.50

Member of a couple with an essential person

A

$12

$10.50

$12

$14

Member of a couple

B

$6

$5.34

$6

$7

Member of a couple with an essential person

B

$8

$7

$8

$9.33

2. Minimum income levels for States (2008 – 2012)

Category

Federal Living Arrangement

2008

2009 <