|GRANT INCREASES AND ADJUSTMENTS IN SAB & BP CASES FORMS MANUAL REVISION #10: IMU5 INSTRUCTIONS, APPENDIX B, PAGES 18 AND 19, BP PRORATION CHART SAB MANUAL REVISION #14: SECTION 0415.005.00|
During the weekend of June 19, 2004, the Division of Data Processing and the
Family Support Division will adjust Supplemental Aid to the Blind and Blind
Pension cases based on changes effective July 1, 2004.
Supplemental Aid to the Blind and Blind Pension Adjustments
Effective July 1, 2004, the maximum cash grant for Supplemental Aid to the Blind and Blind Pension increases to $479.00.
Use the new maximum of $479.00 for all SAB and BP IMU5 transactions beginning June 30, 2004, effective for July 2004 and later. Make any payment for June or previous months as a retroactive payment based on the previous maximum.
A listing, "Cases Adjusted," will be sent to the county offices following the mass adjustment. Use this listing for informational purposes.
A listing, "Cases Not Adjusted," will note AB cases with an old Expense amount in Field 33 (EXP/EIL) other than $470.00.
Take immediate action to review these cases and adjust as necessary.
No IM-5 turnaround forms will be produced for these adjustments.
A notice will be printed on BP and SAB check stubs informing the claimant that the maximum grant has increased effective July 1, 2004.
A letter will be mailed to BP and SAB recipients that have direct deposit informing them that the maximum grant will increase effective July 1, 2004.