Kan. Admin. Regs. § 30-4-110 - Income

Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 39, September 30, 2021

(a) Definitions.
(1) "Earned income" means income, in cash or in kind, that an applicant or recipient currently earns, through the receipt of wages, salary, or profit, from activities in which the individual engages as an employer or as an employee with responsibilities that necessitate continuing activity on the individual's part.
(2) "Unearned income" means all income not earned.
(3) "Lump sum" means a nonrecurring payment.
(b)
(1) The following types of income shall be excluded from total income:
(A) Income-producing costs of the self-employed listed in K.A.R. 30-4-111(d);
(B) the income of a child received from a youth program funded by the job training partnership act of 1982, as specified in K.A.R. 30-4-113(i); and
(C) the earned income of a child as defined in K.A.R. 30-4-70(a)(2) who is a student in elementary or secondary school or who is working towards attainment of a G.E.D.
(2) For purposes of this regulation, total income shall be regarded as the sum of all earned income, or adjusted gross income of the self-employed, with no exemptions, all nonexempt, unearned income and nonexempt, current support payments received and reported by the child support enforcement office.
(c) Treatment of income.
(1) A prospective or income-average budgetary method shall be used to determine eligibility and the amount of the assistance payment for persons with income.
(2) Prospective budgeting shall be used to determine initial eligibility and the amount of the assistance payment in each calendar month. The budget estimate shall reflect the income received and the income expected to be received.
(3) Intermittent income or income from self-employment shall be considered and averaged. Intermittent income shall be divided by the proper number of months to establish the monthly amount. For self-employed persons with monthly income, the income average shall be based on the income earned during two or more representative months.
(d) This regulation shall be effective on and after October 1, 2003.

Notes

Kan. Admin. Regs. § 30-4-110
Authorized by K.S.A. 39-708c; implementing K.S.A. 39-708c and 39-709; effective May 1, 1981; amended, E-82-19, Oct. 21, 1981; amended May 1, 1982; amended, T-83-17, July 1, 1982; amended May 1, 1983; amended, T-84-25, Sept. 19, 1983; amended May 1, 1984; amended, T-85-26, Oct. 15, 1984; amended May 1, 1985; amended, T-88-14, July 1, 1987; amended, T-88-59, Dec. 16, 1987; amended May 1, 1988; amended Sept. 26, 1988; amended July 1, 1989; amended Oct. 1, 1989; amended March 1, 1997; amended July 1, 1997; amended July 1, 1998; amended Oct. 1, 2003.

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