June 27, 2014

CalFresh Program Guide Letter #599

 

Subject

Updates to the Certification Chapters (63-300) of the Program Guide

 

Purpose

To inform Staff of the updates to the Certification Chapter

 

Reference

All County Letter 12-25, 13-74, 13-80, 13-18, 13-75, MPP 63-504.6 and 7 CFR 273.14

 

Effective Date

Upon Receipt

 

Background

Due to the implementation of the Semi-Annual Reporting (SAR) System and the new CalFresh application form (CF 285) the Certification chapter (63-300) has been updated to reflect current regulations.

 

Summary of Program Guide Changes/ Updates

The following CFPG sections have been revised:

Chapter/ Section

Updates

63-301

Updated information based on SAR regulations

 

63-303

63-304

         Removed the PUB 275 as a required form for Recertification,

         Updated information based on SAR Regulations, and

         Added Processing Guide for recertifications including E/D Waiver automated instructions.

63-305

Added Table of Contents

.

 

Client Correspondence Impact

No impact

 

 

 

Document Capture Impact

No Impact

 

Automation Impact

No Impact

 

Other Programs Impact

No Impact

 

Quality Control Impact

Quality Control (QC) will cite the appropriate error when instructions in this material are not followed.

 

Director Approval

 

RICK WANNE, MA, MFT

Eligibility Operations Director

 

DH