Today's Law As Amended

PDF |Add To My Favorites |Track Bill | print page

AB-625 CalFresh.(2017-2018)



SECTION 1.

 Section 18901.12 is added to the Welfare and Institutions Code, to read:

18901.12.
 (a) The department shall submit a request to the United States Department of Agriculture for a waiver to permit a nonminor dependent residing in a supervised independent living placement, as defined in subdivision (w) of Section 11400, to be eligible for CalFresh without regard to income or resources.
(b) Upon approval of the waiver pursuant to subdivision (a), the nonminor dependent shall receive the maximum benefit amount allotted for a household size of one. A nonminor dependent who is a custodial parent shall receive the maximum benefit amount allotted for his or her household size.
SEC. 2.
 If the Commission on State Mandates determines that this act contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement to local agencies and school districts for those costs shall be made pursuant to Part 7 (commencing with Section 17500) of Division 4 of Title 2 of the Government Code.