Department of Human Services

Food Stamp Online  Policy Manual

Continuing Responsibilities

Revised: 

38.6

GOOD CAUSE FOR FAILURE TO TIMELY REAPPLY

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1240-1-19-.01(5)

If the worker determines that the household had good cause for failure to reapply timely, or otherwise to complete the certification process in a timely manner, so that the household was unable to participate in the month following the expiration of its certification period, lost benefits may be restored.  The determination of good cause will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Good cause reasons include, but are not limited to, personal illness or failure to receive a timely notice of expiration of the certification period.

 

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