MEMORANDUM

2009 Memorandums

IM-#17      3/17/09

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
FAMILY SUPPORT DIVISION
P.O. BOX 2320
JEFFERSON CITY, MISSOURI
TO:
ALL COUNTY OFFICES
FROM:
VALERIE J. DAVIS, ACTING DIRECTOR
SUBJECT:
ADDITION OF US (UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION/STIMULUS INCREASE) UNEARNED INCOME CODE

DISCUSSION:

On February 17, 2009, the President signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). This memorandum addresses the $25 stimulus increase in Unemployment Compensation Benefits.

Effective immediately a new unearned income code US-Unemployment Compensation/Stimulus Increase is added to FAMIS. IMES shows the $25 stimulus increase as a separate payment from the normal unemployment compensation check. On the Income (FMX0) screen continue to enter normal unemployment compensation as type code UI with source code UC. Enter the $25 stimulus payment as type code UI with source code US.

FAMIS determines whether the $25 stimulus increase is included or excluded for each program as follows:

PROGRAM INCLUDED OR EXCLUDED
Food Stamps Included
Temporary Assistance Included
Child Care Included
MoHealthNet Excluded

NECESSARY ACTION:

CS

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