Citizenship and Alien Status FAQS

FAQS concerning Citizenship and Alien Status

Citizenship and Alien Status Examples

Examples of using Citizenship and Alien Policy

NON-PS2 Instructions (Household)

This is a list with descriptions of the non-PS2 fields in the FACS Household Tab.

Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlement (SAVE)

SAVE – is an acronym for Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlement program.  The SAVE program is an intergovernmental information-sharing initiative that aids federal, state, and local benefit providers in determining noncitizen applicants’ immigration status and thereby ensures that only eligible applicants receive public benefits.  Policy regarding this term is located at: Child Care Subsidy: 340:40-7-5. […]


Refugee – any person who is outside of his or her country of nationality who is unable or unwilling to return to that county because of persecution or a well-founded fear of persecution.  The persecution must be based on the alien’s race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion.  Policy regarding […]

UpdatedIneligible Alien

Ineligible alien – is a person who is not a U.S. citizen and does not meet qualified alien status. LIHEAP: 340:20-1-11. Income and liquid resources. SNAP: 340:50-5-10.1. Excluded household members; 340:50-5-67. Citizenship and alien status; 340:50-7-29. Income inclusions; and 340:50-7-31. Deductions. SoonerCare (Medicaid): 317:35-5-25. Citizenship/alien status and identity verification requirements; and 317:35-5-63. Agency responsible for […]

Citizenship & Social Security Number Requirements

Requirements Within the Household Composition Only the child requesting care must meet citizenship or qualifying alien requirements. For more information regarding alien status see policy 340:40-7-5 .  The client’s signature on the FSS-1-B form, or electronic signature from OKDHSLive attests that the child(ren) are US citizens or qualified aliens. An alien child determined to have […]