Household Composition

Income & Need Factor

UpdatedTemporary Absence from Home

Temporary absence from home – a person may be temporarily absent from the home and plan to return within a certain period of time.  Depending on the program, the person may be included in the benefit while absent.  Policy regarding this term is located at: Child Care Subsidy:  340:40-7-6. Household composition and income consideration; and […]

UpdatedRoomer

Roomer – a roomer is a person to whom the household furnishes lodging for compensation but not meals. Policy regarding this term is located at: Child Care Subsidy: 340:40-7-11. Sources of income considered. LIHEAP: 340:20-1-14. Actions, method of payment, and notifications; 340:20-1-19. Winter heating; and 340:20-1-20. Summer cooling. SNAP: 340:50-5-5. Non-household members; and 340:50-7-30. Self-employed […]

Non-Recurring Lump Sum Payment

Non-recurring lump sum payment – is a payment based on an accumulation of income and payments which are considered windfall in nature.

Lump Sum Payment

Lump sum payment – is a payment based on an accumulation of income and payments.

UpdatedHousehold Composition

Household composition – includes every household member that must be included in the benefit and/or whose income and/or resources are considered when determining eligibility.  Policy regarding this term is located at: Child Care: 340:40-7-6. Household composition and income consideration. 340:40-9-2. Case changes. Public Assistance Procedures (all programs): 340:65-3-9. Variable conditions of eligibility; and 340:65-5-1. Case […]