Current through Register 2022 Notice Reg. No. 14, April 8, 2022
Within five working days of receipt of
the information specified in Section 7263.5, the District or Branch office
shall initiate an eligibility determination to ensure that the non-financial
eligibility requirements specified in the following sections are met:
Section 7263(a)(4)(A) or (B) for
applicants for the Transportation Loan Guarantee Program.
When needed to determine whether the
applicant is an eligible person as defined in Section 7263(a)(4)(B), the
1.Conduct an eligibility
determination for vocational rehabilitation services pursuant to Section 7060
et seq.; and
2.For applicants who
are determined to be eligible for vocational rehabilitation services, determine
the applicant's priority category under order of selection pursuant to Section
7050 and determine whether the applicant will be placed on the order of
selection waiting list pursuant to Section 7053.
(B) When it is necessary for the Department
to make the determination(s) specified in (a)(1)(A), the applicant's loan
guarantee request shall be held pending the outcome of such
Section 7264.4 for applicants for the Assistive Technology Loan Guarantee
Program. If proof of denial of coverage must be submitted in accordance with
Section 7264.4(a)(2)(B) 1. or 2., the loan guarantee request shall be held
pending the completion of the action(s) required by those
completion of the non-financial eligibility determination, the District or
Branch office shall take either of the following actions, as appropriate:
(1) Refer applicants who are eligible based
upon the non-financial eligibility determination to the Program Administrator.
The referral shall include all of the information collected during the
application and non-financial eligibility determination process.
(2) Deny the loan guarantee request when the
applicant does not meet the non-financial eligibility criteria or refuses to
cooperate with any phase of the non-financial eligibility determination
working days of receipt of a referral specified in (b)(1), the Program
Administrator shall initiate an eligibility determination to ensure that the
following financial eligibility criteria are met:
(1) There are sufficient funds in the
appropriate account to cover the loan guarantee.
(2) Based upon the applicant's household
income and current expenses, it appears that the applicant has sufficient
income to make the monthly loan repayment.
(3) Based upon the applicant's employment or
income history over the previous year, it appears that the applicant will not
default on the loan.
household income of an applicant for the Transportation Loan Guarantee program
is within the limits specified in Section
Welfare and Institutions Code.
Upon completion of the financial
eligibility determination, the Program Administrator shall take either of the
following actions, as appropriate:
Contact a lender who will mail its standard loan application to the applicant
when the applicant is eligible based upon the financial eligibility
Deny the loan
guarantee request when any of the following conditions exist:
(A) There are insufficient funds in the
account to cover the amount of the loan request.
(B) The applicant does not meet the financial
applicant refuses to cooperate with any phase of the financial eligibility
Cal. Code Regs. Tit.
Note: Authority cited: Sections
Welfare and Institutions Code. Reference: Sections
and 19853, Welfare and Institutions
1. New section filed
4-5-94; operative 5-5-94 (Register 94, No. 14)
2. Amendment of
section heading, section and Note filed 5-17-2001; operative 5-17-2001 pursuant
to Government Code section
(Register 2001, No. 20).