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UPM2 - Assistance Unit Composition, Categorical Eligibility Requirements

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  • 2000

    Assistance Unit Composition - Introduction

  • 2000_01

    Assistance Unit Composition - Definitions

  • 2005

    Assistance Unit Composition - AFDC Assistance Unit Requirements

  • 2005_05

    AFDC Assistance Unit Requirements - General Provisions

  • 2005_05P

    AFDC Procedures - Basic Steps in Creating the AFDC Assistance Unit

  • 2005_10

    Assistance Unit Requirements - Who Must Be Included

  • 2005_10P

    AFDC Procedures - Stepparent Household

  • 2005_15

    AFDC Assistance Unit Requirements - Who May Be Included

  • 2005_15P

    AFDC Procedures - Special Steps for Individuals Away from Home

  • 2005_17P

    AFDC Procedures - Special Steps for SSI Children

  • 2005_18P

    AFDC Procedures - Special Steps for Children Receiving Adoption Assistance Payments

  • 2005_20

    AFDC Assistance Unit Requirements - Who is Excluded

  • 2005_20P

    AFDC Procedures - Creating the Assistance unit in a Three Generation Household

  • 2005_25

    Assistance Unit Requirements - The Assistance Unit of One

  • 2005_25P

    AFDC Procedures - Adding Mandatory Inclusions