Article 6 Section 02 CMS Maintenance Need Levels (MNL)

Income Limit

 

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General

06.02.01A

Maintenance Need Levels (MNLs) and In-kind Income Values

06.02.01B

Maintenance Need Levels (MNLs)/FPL Income Limit Chart and In-kind Income Values

Appendix A

 

 

 

06.02.01 CMS Maintenance Need Level (MNL) Income Limit

 

06.02.01A
General

When monthly net non-exempt income exceeds the amount for CMS eligibility (165% FPL), the monthly net non-exempt income amount should be compared to the maximum amounts allowed shown for CMS Hardship eligibility (maximum 350% FPL).

 

Workers shall use the month of certification to determine which year’s Income Limit FPL chart to use.

 

Example 1

Application date is June 27, 2008.  Application disposition is evaluated on July 1, 2008 and CMS is granted effective June 1, 2008.  The Income Limit chart effective July 1, 2007 is to be used.

Example 2

Application date is June 27, 2008.  Application disposition is evaluated on July 1, 2008 and CMS is granted effective July 1, 2008.  The Income Limit chart effective July 1, 2008 is to be used.

 

 

06.02.01B
Maintenance Need Levels
(MNLs) and
In-kind Income Values

Refer to Appendix A for the CMS and CMS Hardship MNL limits and In-kind income values.

 

 

Appendix A Maintenance Need (MNL)/FPL Income Limit Chart and In-kind Income Values

 

A.
Maintenance Need (MNL)/
FPL Income Limit Chart

 

MNL/FPL CHART – EFF 07/01/14

CFBU SIZE

CMS

165% FPL

CMS HARDSHIP

350% FPL

1

$1,605

$3,406

2

$2,163

$4,589

3

$2,723

$5,775

4

$3,280

$6,958

5

$3,838

$8,141

6

$4,397

$9,328

7

$4,955

$10,511

8

$5,513

$11,694

9

$6,072

$12,880

10

$6,630

$14,063

Add for additional members

$559

$1,187

 

CMSPG LTR 31 (06/14)

 

B.
In-kind Income Values

 

INCOME IN-KIND VALUES - EFFECTIVE 7/1/89

HH SIZE

HOUSING

UTILITIES

FOOD

CLOTHING

1

153

33

86

27

2

206

38

182

49

3

225

40

232

75

4

236

41

286

100

5

236

41

346

126

6

236

41

401

149

7

236

41

447

178

8

236

41

490

199

9

236

41

537

227

10

236

41

582

249