PROGRAM OPERATIONS MANUAL SYSTEMPart SI – Supplemental Security IncomeChapter 006 – The SSI Application ProcessSubchapter 04 – Completion of Form SSA-8000-BK, Application for Supplemental Security IncomeTransmittal No. 43, 05/20/2020
This is a Quick Action Transmittal (QAT). These revisions do not change or introduce new policy or procedure.
Summary of Changes
SI 00604.055 Home Ownership: Question 28
We corrected the question number from "Question 29" to "Question 28" in the title of this POMS.
We corrected the question number from "question 29(a)" to "question 28(a)" in the first sentence in Section A.
We corrected the question number from "29(b)" to "28(b)" and from "29(d)" to 28(d)" in the second sentence in Section A.
We corrected the question number from "Question 29(d)" to "Question 28(d)" in the third sentence in Section A.
We corrected the question number from "29(c)" to "28(c)" in the first sentence in Section C.
Complete question 28(a) when question 27(a) is "YES." Complete 28(b) and (c) as appropriate and follow the instructions in 28(d). (Question 28(d) refers to a public assistance household as defined in SI 00835.130.)
If it appears that the claimant does not have sufficient income to cover stated expenses, consider the amount of the mortgage along with any other information about living expenses as a lead to unstated income.
Enter the amount of the mortgage and the frequency of the mortgage payment (monthly, bi-monthly, or other appropriate period) in 28(c).
Enter "paid for" in "Amount" block.
Enter "see remarks" in "Amount" block and explain in Remarks why there is no mortgage payment and the owner has not paid for the home.
SI 00835.110 When Home Ownership is the Living Arrangement (LA) Basis
SI 00810.035 Unstated Income