SR 99-44 Dated 10/99

Previous Policy


Payments made by an individual living in the assistance groups home that are for both lodging and meals.

Treatment: Unearned Income (even if it is an informal arrangement).

Manually reduce boarder income by the greater of:

• maximum monthly food stamp coupon allotment for the number of boarders, or

• actual expenses, if claimed and verified.



A boarders payments are excluded when the boarder is included in the assistance group because the boarders income is included in the assistance groups income calculation.