461-160-0060    Effective 07/01/23
Use of Rounding in Calculating Benefit Amount

  1. In the REF and TANF programs, a benefit amount not a whole number of dollars is rounded down to the next lower whole dollar.

  2. In the GA, OSIP, OSIPM, and QMB programs, rounding is not used.

  3. In the SNAP program:

    1. Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, when income and deductions are calculated, a figure ending with less than 50 cents is rounded to the next lower dollar and a figure ending with 50 cents or more is rounded to the next higher dollar.

    2. After multiplying the adjusted income by 30 percent, any amount from 1 to 99 cents is rounded up to the next higher dollar.

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 411.060, 411.404, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049
Statutes/Other Implemented: 411.060, 411.404, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049

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