Identification Number:
SI 02305 TN 72
Intended Audience:See Transmittal Sheet
Originating Office:ORDP OISP
Title:Redeterminations of Eligibility and/or Payment Amount
Type:POMS Transmittals
Program:Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
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PROGRAM OPERATIONS MANUAL SYSTEM
Part SI – Supplemental Security Income
Chapter 023 – Posteligibility Events
Subchapter 05 – Redeterminations of Eligibility and/or Payment Amount
Transmittal No. 72, 06/04/2020

Audience

OCO-OEIO: CAQCR, CR, FCR, FDE, RECONE;
FO/TSC: CS, CS TXVI, CSR, CTE, DRT, FR, OA, OS, RR, TA, TSC-CSR;

Originating Component

OISP

Effective Date

Upon Receipt

Background

This is a Quick Action Transmittal. These revisions do not change or introduce new policy or procedure.

Summary of Changes

SI 02305.109 Developing Eligibility for the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) (Formerly Known as Food Stamps) - RZs

Updated the term food stamps to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (similar to SI 00604.096)

Removed two subsections that provided instructions to the following obsolete forms: SSA-8202-OCR-SM, SSA-3988-OCR-SM, and SSA-3989-OCR-SM.

SI 02305.109 Developing Eligibility for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Formerly Known as Food Stamps) - RZs

A. Introduction

This section provides procedures for developing recipient allegations about the receipt of benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Formerly Known as Food Stamps) during an RZ interview.

B. Description of RZs Completed on MSSICS Screens

Open a “REDETERMINATION with or without RECAPs” event creates a MSSICS “path” which guides the interviewer to the appropriate screens to document allegations and evidence relating to SNAP, as necessary.

C. Description of Form SSA-8202-BK - Question 13

Question 13 — This question is divided into three parts:

  • “Are you currently receiving food stamps? If YES, go on to question 12. If NO, go on to part “b.” ”

  • “Have you filed a food stamp application within the past 60 days on which you have not received a decision?”If YES go on to question 12. If NO, go on to part “c.”

  • “Do you want to apply for food stamps?”

D. Description of Form SSA-8203-BK - Question 25

Question 25 — Is the same as question 13 on the SSA-8202-BK.

E. Procedure

Follow procedures in SI 01801.010 to screen individuals for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) eligibility or application status.


SI 02305 TN 72 - Redeterminations of Eligibility and/or Payment Amount - 6/04/2020