Except as noted in this rule, an
individual may not receive benefits from the Department of the same type (that
is, cash, medical, or SNAP benefits) for the same period as a member of two or
more different benefit groups (see OAR 461-110-0750
) or from two or more
separate programs. Except as allowed in subsection (g) of this section, this
provision includes a prohibition against an individual receiving TANF
concurrently with another cash assistance program funded under Title IV-E of
the Social Security Act.
(a) An individual
may receive EA, HSP, and TA-DVS benefits and cash payments from other programs
for the same time period.
(b) If a
GA recipient becomes eligible for the TANF program, the GA recipient may not
receive a TANF cash payment for themselves in the month a GA cash payment was
A child who is a member of an ERDC
benefit group may also be a member of one of the following benefit groups:
(A) An OSIP-AB benefit group.
A TANF benefit group when living with a
nonneedy caretaker relative (see OAR 461-001-0000
), if the caretaker relative
is not the parent (see OAR 461-001-0000
) of the child.
(C) A TANF benefit group when living with a
needy caretaker relative receiving SSI.
An individual in the SNAP program who
leaves a filing group (see OAR 461-110-0310
) that includes an
individual who abused them and enters a domestic violence shelter (see OAR
) or safe home (see OAR 461-001-0000
) for victims of domestic
violence (see OAR 461-001-0000
) may receive SNAP benefits twice during the
month the individual enters the domestic violence shelter or safe home.
Except in the QMB-DW and
QMB-SMF programs, a QMB recipient may also receive medical benefits from OSIPM,
REFM, MAGI Child, MAGI Parent or Other Caretaker Relative, or MAGI Pregnant
Woman. QMB-DW and QMB-SMF recipients may not receive any other medical
assistance program offered under the state plan (see OAR 461-135-0730
An individual may receive
Chafee (see OAR 413-030-0400
) and TANF benefits during the same
time period. As of January 1, 2013, receipt of both Chafee and TANF benefits
will not result in an overpayment.
An individual receiving Employment
Payments (see OAR 461-001-0025
) who becomes eligible for TANF
in the same month may receive both benefits in the same month.
An individual receiving JPI (see OAR
) who becomes eligible for Pre-TANF or TANF in the same month may
receive both benefits in the same month.
An individual may not receive benefits of
the same type (that is, cash, medical, or SNAP benefits) for the same period
from both Oregon and another state or tribal food distribution program, except
(a) Medical benefits may be
authorized for an eligible individual if the individual's provider refuses to
submit a bill to the Medicaid agency of another state and the individual would
not otherwise receive medical care.
(b) Cash benefits may be authorized for an
individual in the Pre-TANF program if benefits from another state will end by
the last day of the month in which the individual applied for TANF.
(3) In the SNAP program, each
individual who has been included as a member of the filing group in Oregon or
another state is subject to all of the restrictions in section (2) of this
(4) An REF or TANF filing
group may not receive REF or TANF benefits during the same month that an
individual in that group was enrolled in or received assistance from the Office
of Refugee Resettlement Matching Grant Program.
Or. Admin. R.
AFS 80-1989, f. 12-21-89,
cert. ef. 2-1-90; AFS 30-1990, f. 12-31-90, cert. ef. 1-1-91; AFS 13-1991, f.
& cert. ef. 7-1-91; AFS 42-1996, f. 12-31-96, cert. ef. 1-1-97; AFS 9-1997,
f. & cert. ef. 7-1-97; AFS 9-1999, f. & cert. ef. 7-1-99; AFS 14-1999,
f. & cert. ef. 11-1-99; AFS 25-2000, f. 9-29-00, cert. ef. 10-1-00; SSP
1-2003, f. 1-31-03, cert. ef. 2-1-03; SSP 7-2003, f. & cert. ef. 4-1-03;
SSP 33-2003, f. 12-31-03, cert. ef. 1-4-04; SSP 17-2004, f. & cert. ef.
7-1-04; SSP 10-2006, f. 6-30-06, cert. ef. 7-1-06; SSP 10-2007, f. & cert.
ef. 10-1-07; SSP 11-2007(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 10-1-07 thru 3-29-08; SSP
5-2008, f. 2-29-08, cert. ef. 3-1-08; SSP 26-2008, f. 12-31-08, cert. ef.
1-1-09; SSP 39-2009(Temp), f. 12-31-09, cert. ef. 1-1-10 thru 6-30-10; SSP
18-2010, f. & cert. ef. 7-1-10; SSP 30-2013(Temp), f. & cert. ef.
10-1-13 thru 3-30-14; SSP 38-2013, f. 12-31-13, cert. ef. 1-1-14; SSP
29-2014(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 11-3-14 thru 5-1-15;
12-2015, f. 3-16-15, cert. ef.
38-2015, f. 12-25-15, cert. ef.
15-2016, f. & cert. ef.
4/1/2016; SSP 25-2016(Temp), f. 6-30-16, cert. ef.
7-1-16 thru 12-27-16;
31-2016, f. & cert. ef.
10-2017, f. 3-24-17, cert. ef.
4/1/2017; SSP 10-2017, f. 3-24-17, cert. ef.
14-2017, f. 6-5-17, cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.: ORS
Stats. Implemented: ORS