Current through Register Vol. 61, No. 4, April 1, 2022
An individual is evaluated for OSIPM as a Disabled Adult Child
if the individual meets all of the following requirements:
(1) The individual is age 18 or
(2) The Social Security
Administration has determined that the individual became blind or a person with
a disability (as defined by SSA) before reaching the age of 22.
(3) The individual lost SSI benefits on or
after July 1, 1987 because the individual became eligible for Social Security
benefits from a parent's Social Security benefit as a result of a parent's
retirement, death, or disability, or because of an increase in such
The individual would
continue to be eligible for SSI in the absence of the Social Security Disabled
Adult Child benefit or increases to that benefit. The amount of the
(see OAR 461-001-0000
) income is
determined as follows:
(a) For an individual
who loses SSI as a result of receiving an initial award of Title II Disabled
Adult Child benefits, the original Title II Disabled Adult Child benefit
amount, including any subsequent COLAs, that creates ineligibility for SSI is
For an individual who
received both SSI and Title II Disabled Adult Child benefits and who lost SSI
as a result of receiving an increase in Title II Disabled Adult Child benefits,
the disregard is determined as follows:
For individuals who received a non-COLA-related increase to Title II Disabled
Adult Child benefits that created ineligibility for SSI, the amount of the
increase, and any subsequent COLAs, are excluded and the amount received prior
to the increase is used as the countable income
(B) For an individual who
lost SSI due to an annual Title II COLA, all COLAs received since the last
month that the individual was eligible for and received both Title II Disabled
Adult Child and SSI benefits are excluded.
(c) All other income of the individual is
treated according to the administrative rule for that type of asset.
(5) An individual receiving Title
II Disabled Adult Child benefits must meet the OSIPM resource limit and all
other non-financial eligibility requirements.
Or. Admin. R.
AFS 80-1989, f. 12-21-89,
cert. ef. 2-1-90; AFS 15-1996, f. 4-29-96, cert. ef. 5-1-96; AFS 15-1999, f.
11-30-99, cert. ef. 12-1-99; SSP 33-2003, f. 12-31-03, cert. ef. 1-4-04; SSP
19-2005, f. 12-30-05, cert. ef. 1-1-06; SSP 10-2006, f. 6-30-06, cert. ef.
11-2018, amend filed 03/09/2018, effective
Statutory/Other Authority: ORS
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS