461-110-0350     Effective 10/01/17
Filing Group; ERDC

In the ERDC program:

  1. The filing group consists of each of the following applicants and household group (see OAR 461-110-0210) members, even if the individual does not meet nonfinancial eligibility requirements:

    1. The caretaker (see OAR 461-001-0000) of the child for whom ERDC benefits are requested, except this does not apply to a child care provider caring for the child of an individual --

      1. Who is a member of a National Guard or U.S. Armed Forces Reserve unit; and

      2. Who has been called to active duty away from the child's home for more than 30 days.

    2. An unmarried child and any sibling (see OAR 461-001-0000), less than 18 years of age or 18 years of age and attending secondary school or vocational training at least half time, in the care and custody of the caretaker. A foster child is included if the caretaker wants to include the child in the need group (see OAR 461-001-0000).

    3. Any parent (see OAR 461-001-0000) of a child required to be in the filing group.

    4. Any parent of an unborn child.

    5. The spouse (see OAR 461-001-0000) of the caretaker.

  2. A minor parent (see OAR 461-001-0000) may form a separate filing group with his or her dependent child or children when the minor parent applies as the caretaker.

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 329A.500, 409.050, 411.060
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 329A.500, 409.010, 411.060

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