WAC 388-450-0145

Effective September 1, 1998

WAC 388-450-0145 Income of a person who is not a member of a food assistance unit.

  1. A cash payment made to a food assistance unit from a person who is not a member of the assistance unit is counted as unearned income.

  2. The following types of income are not available to the assistance unit: 

    1. The nonmember's income; and

    2. Payments made by a nonmember to a third party for the benefit of the assistance unit.

  3. When the nonmember's earnings are not clearly separate from the earnings of food assistance unit members, the earnings are:

    1. Divided equally among the working persons, including the nonmember; and

    2. The portion of the nonmember is not counted.

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