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Student Status and Educational Income






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Legal Reference: 1240-1-2-.02-(3)


A.     Definitions

(1)   Adequate Child Care

(2)   Deferred Student Loan

(3)   English as a Second Language (ESL)

(4)   Enrollment

(5)   Institution of Higher Education

(6)   Institution of Post-Secondary Education

(7)   Mandatory Fees

(8)   Physical or Mental Fitness

(9)   Student

(10)  Trade or Vocational Technical School


B.      To be eligible for food stamps, persons who are enrolled in school must meet certain criteria.This section contains the policies and procedures used to determine an individualís student status and how it affects eligibility to be included as a member of a food stamp household.


Glossary of Terms


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