A-13.1.1 - Individual and Family Assistance Act

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48. To receive a benefit under the program, independent adults or families must establish that, according to the rules set out in Division II of this chapter, their resources fall short of the amount that is necessary to provide for their needs, given the basic benefit amount applicable to them combined with the amount of any applicable allowances or adjustments for adults, any support allowance granted by the Minister under Chapter I of Title I, any adjustments for dependent children and any applicable special benefits.
However, adults or families who, at the time of the application, own liquid assets in excess of the amount determined by regulation are not eligible under the program. Such adults or families are ineligible from the date of application to the last day of the month.
2005, c. 15, s. 48.