TITLE 89: SOCIAL SERVICES
CHAPTER IV: DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
SUBCHAPTER b: ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
PART 112 TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES
SECTION 112.301 PRESUMPTIVE ELIGIBILITY
Section 112.301 Presumptive Eligibility
a) An applicant shall be approved for financial assistance on a presumptive eligibility (PE) basis when the following factors are met:
1) financial eligibility requirements (Subpart C of this Part) have been met;
2) non-financial eligibility has not been established but verifications have been requested; and
3) there is no past history of the client having difficulty getting verification of the non-financial eligibility requirements (Subpart B of this Part).
b) The beginning medical date is the same date that financial assistance is authorized on a PE basis.
c) When assistance is authorized on a PE basis, the application process shall continue until all eligibility factors are verified and a final determination of eligibility or ineligibility is completed. At that point, a final disposition of the application is made and certification is authorized or the application is denied. PE assistance shall only be authorized for a maximum of three (3) payment months. If the verification is not provided by the end of the three (3) payment months, the application will be denied.
(Source: Amended at 7 Ill. Reg. 17344, effective December 21, 1983)