(a)  Assistance Units with two able-bodied parents shall be eligible to receive cash assistance only for months during which the parents meet the federal work participation requirement as described in Section 407 of Public Law 104-193 which is hereby incorporated by reference including subsequent amendments and editions.

(b)  The parents shall verify as prescribed by the State, that they have satisfied the federal work requirement.  If the assistance unit is otherwise eligible for a payment, the payment shall be made within five calendar days of the date the county receives the parent's verification.

(c)  The amount of the cash assistance payment shall be calculated for the month as it is for all other assistance units.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 108A-25; S.L. 1997-443; P.L. 104-193;

Temporary Adoption Eff. March 1, 1998;

Eff. April 1, 1999.