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Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC

DIVISION 9. PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES [10000 - 18999.8]

  ( Division 9 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1784. )

PART 3. AID AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE [11000 - 15771]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1784. )

CHAPTER 3. State Supplementary Program for Aged, Blind and Disabled [12000 - 12351]

  ( Chapter 3 repealed and added by Stats. 1973, Ch. 1216. )

ARTICLE 2. Definitions [12050 - 12054]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1973, Ch. 1216. )

12050.
  

For the purposes of this chapter:

(a) The term “aged, blind or disabled individual” means an individual who is 65 years or older, or is blind, or is disabled.

(b) “Aged” means an individual who is 65 years of age or older.

(c) An individual shall be considered “blind” as defined in Section 1614 of Part A of Title XVI of the Social Security Act.

(d) An individual shall be considered disabled as defined in Section 1614(a) of Part A of Title XVI of the Social Security Act.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1973, Ch. 1216.)

12051.
  

“Income” means both earned and unearned income as defined on October 30, 1972 in Part A of Title XVI of the Social Security Act, except as otherwise specifically provided.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1973, Ch. 1216.)

12052.
  

“Resources” means resources as defined on October 30, 1972 in Part A of Title XVI of the Social Security Act, except as otherwise specifically provided.

(Added by Stats. 1973, Ch. 1216.)

12053.
  

An applicant’s share of his spouse’s community property income is defined as the income which is community property subject to the direction and control of the applicant, except for the earnings of his or her spouse.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1973, Ch. 1216.)

12054.
  

“Secretary” means the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.

(Amended by Stats. 1982, Ch. 978, Sec. 30. Effective September 13, 1982.)

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